Sunday, February 5, 2012

GOP Attempts Negative Spin On Jobs Boost

The Labor Department stated that 243,000 jobs were added in January and the unemployment rate fell to 8.3 percent, marking the fifth consecutive month it has dropped. This good news for the country–and President Obama–left the Republicans looking for any way to spin the news negatively. Speaker John Boehner, unable to deny the surge, lamely suggested, "We can do better." He called for bipartisan action, ignoring the fact that the Republicans blocked Obama's jobs bill. Watch:

The de facto head of the GOP, Rush Limbaugh, was completely at a loss to explain the improving numbers. Listen to his incoherent statement: