“Today is a big day in America. Only 36,000 people lost their jobs today, which is really good.”
— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), March 5th, 2010.
“It’s very clear that private sector jobs have been doing just fine. It’s the public sector jobs where we’ve lost huge numbers, and that’s what this legislation is all about.”
— Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), today.
“If the recession has barely touched one sector of the economy, it is government, the Heritage Foundation notes. “Senator Reid is not just mistaken; he has his facts exactly backwards.”
Hey, it’s all in a day’s work for the Quotable Harry Reid.