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Art Small on Jobs


Bush and Grassley cost us manufacturing jobs

Every President since Truman has averaged about 135,000 more jobs every month. Under Bush? Minus 71,000. And who led the charge for policies that cost three million jobs in four years? 38,000 in Iowa? Charles Grassley! George Bush tried to mask that by reclassifying working in McDonald's as a manufacturing job. Reminded me of the time Ronald Reagan tried to call ketchup a vegetable. Making Big Macs can be the first step to the American dream - but it's not the sign that we've arrived!
Source: Speech Written for Democratic District Conventions Apr 24, 2004

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