If this isn’t proof that the Republicans don’t want the economy to improve, I honestly don’t know what is. It’s sickening that they’re putting politics above all else, attacking President Obama and trying to turn what’s good news for our country into a political scandal. It’s rich that mega millionaire Jack Welch, whose wealthy corporation didn’t pay a cent in taxes, is crying the loudest “foul play.”
For the last four years, Republicans have blocked major jobs bills at every turn and done whatever they can to stop the recovery because, as GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell said, “the single most important thing we want to achieve is for President Obama to be a one-term president,” not fixing the economy. Forget the “47 percent.” Mitt Romney and his Republican cronies will write off 100 percent of the country if they think they can gain a point in the polls.
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