Maxine Waters: Sequester Could Cause ‘170 Million Jobs’ to Be Lost

by Charles C. W. Cooke

Maxine Waters (D., Calif.), in an attempt to outdo President Obama’s claims that even minor cuts will bring the republic’s long run to an ignominious end, warned today that the sequester could cause “over 170 million jobs” to be lost:

134 million people have jobs in America.