10 Facts About the Obama Economy… & How We Can Fix It

It’s not complicated now and it never has been. From Speaker John Boehner:

Did you know that, on President Obama’s watch, 10 people have dropped out of the workforce for every one new job created?

The House Ways & Means Committee compiled 10 facts like this that underscore the failure of the president’s economic policies and the need to change course. Read them here.

Vice President Biden said it best: the middle class has been “buried” for the last four years. That’s why the House of Representatives has focused on removing government obstacles that hurt families and small businesses. As part of the Republican Plan for America’s Job Creators, the House has passed a series of common-sense jobs bills that will help get our economy moving by:

Unfortunately, the Democratic-controlled Senate is blocking 39 of these jobs bills – many of which passed with bipartisan support – and the president is too focused on gimmicks to urge them to act.

“We know what we need to do to get our economy moving,” said Speaker John Boehner. “But it’s going to take leadership from the White House. And today, we’re just not seeing any.”

Click here to read more about the “10 Key Facts on Jobs and Unemployment” compiled by the Ways & Means Committee, and visit jobs.GOP.gov to learn more about the Republican jobs plan.