Over at Talking Points Memo: If Government Never Created a Job …
… then why are anti-stimulus Republicans suddenly clamoring about the stimulative effect of military spending?
The answer is because military contractors are paying them a lot of money to say that. Because the military contractors GET a lot of money FROM that. It’s called graft, corruption, bribery, “lobbying” or whatever name you want to put on our system in the United States where corporate money determines what government does, and who taxpayers pay.