Conservative hypocrisy on government and jobs creation
Conservative politicians of both parties are frequently guilty of hypocrisy when it comes to the issue of government’s role in job creation. Most of the time, these pols parrot the market fundamentalist line that government can do nothing to promote economic growth — except, that is, when the issue is a government program or expenditure in their district.
Think Progress posted some new and classic examples late yesterday. of conservative politicians trying to have it both ways.