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March 8, 2018
Democrats like to blame anything but their high taxes and regulations for slow economic growth. Today, the culprit is robots.
Democrats never blame their policies and taxes for economic problems, therefore we get articles like this from Catherine Rampell of the Washington Post, blaming robots for the loss of manufacturing jobs and essentially saying a president or Congress can do nothing to bring them back. From the article: Mr. President, if you're looking for someone to demonize for killing blue-collar jobs in your favorite industries, don't blame China and "bad trade deals." Blame the robots. Barack Obama stammered his way through this YouTube video, saying manufacturing jobs aren't going to come back. Obama had a history of blaming others for his slow economy. In 2011, he blamed kiosks and ATMs. What an economic genius. No wonder we had slow economic growth. There are some structural issues with our economy where a lot of businesses have learned to become much more efficient with a lot fewer...(Read Full Post)