Oh boy...The White House is playing politics, asking (demanding) a speech to a joint session of Congress on the same evening Rick Perry debuts in a GOP debate on NBC.
The President wants to give his jobs speech...That's because everybody says he should be talking jobs, jobs, jobs.....Doesn't matter if we cannot afford what he is proposing....or even whether it will work...
You see, you have to be seen doing something, even though one of the Nation's problems is that people really thing the POTUS stands behind a curtain pulling the levers of the economy.
It's all an illusion and the speech he will give is largely nonsense...regrettably little more of substance will come from the NBC debate the same evening.
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