If you have a $1.3 trillion annual deficit, and you are going to make it shrink to zero without raising any tax, how many new jobs will the economy have to create? Show your work.
Starting with Romney’s assertion that his policies will lead to 12 million new jobs over four years and provide the government with fresh tax revenue, how close will that come to plugging the gaping hole in the federal budget? Answer: Not very close.
Remember when George H.W. Bush (the old one) candidly called trickle-down economics "Voodoo?"
Yeah, that was such a long time ago. That was also the last time a Republican had any credibility on economics, as everything since then has been utter bullshit.