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Killing Jobs Again

November 04, 2011 8:06 am ET

Yesterday, every single Republican in the Senate voted AGAINST putting 450,000 Americans back to work fixing our roads and bridges in order to prevent millionaires from chipping in just a fraction of one percent more on the money they make over a million dollars. It's the 3rd time in four weeks they've voted to kill jobs.


Once again, Washington Republicans chose tax giveaways for millionaires instead of jobs for regular Americans.

Connect: Ordinary American families are struggling -- millionaires and billionaires are not.

Define: But once again, Washington Republicans chose more tax giveaways for the 1% instead of jobs for their constituents fixing roads and bridges in their own hometowns.

Illustrate: They chose NOT to put Americans back to work, NOT to put money in the pockets of working Americans, and NOT to put more customers in our stores.

Expose: Millionaire tax giveaways won't create jobs, but that's the Republican political strategy: keep the economy from getting better so they can blame Obama.


  • In a new poll of Florida voters, 52% of Independents agreed that Republicans are intentionally stalling efforts to jumpstart the economy to hurt President Obama politically.

It's Friday, so we'll leave the rest to Jimmy Kimmel -- CLICK HERE TO WATCH:

Jimmy Kimmel Live - Click to View Video Clip - Senate Jobs Bill Vote



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