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Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

Does Joe Biden Dream of Unemployed Electric Sheep?



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Yesterday, “Vice President Joe Biden delivered a rousing review of the government’s economic stimulus plan in a conversation with the nation’s governors. ‘In my wildest dreams, I never thought it would work this well,’ he said. ‘Thank you, thank you.’”

Apparently Joe Biden’s wildest dreams can only be described as apocalyptic.

Let’s take Nevada as an example: $35 million to Nevada’s state Office of Energy: They’ve created three jobs.

Apparently Biden’s wildest dream was that the $35 million would create two jobs.

Remember, Joe Biden felt that a key reason John McCain could not be president was his assessment last fall that “the fundamentals of our economy are strong.”


Tags: Barack Obama , Bill Richardson , Chris Dodd , Fred Thompson , Hillary Clinton , Horserace , Joe Biden , John Edwards , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rudy Giuliani , Sarah Palin , Something Lighter , Tommy Thompson


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