District of Corruption
Obamamessiah will give his long awaited speech on the “pivot to jobs” tonight before a joint session of Congress. He is widely expected to make a plea before the nation for a $300 billion dollar Second Stimulus package on jobs and infrastructure spending.
I’ve read reports that Sen. David Vitter will be skipping town to watch the New Orleans Saints game. Sen. Jim DeMint is another probable no show. Several Republican members of the House have already announced they won’t be attending this charade.
For those of you who aren’t political junkies, the latest Gallup poll shows that Obama’s support has cratered to 33 percent among Whites, 48 percent among Hispanics, and 84 percent among African-Americans.
In other words, The One is politically floating face down and dead in the water in the Potomac. Barring a miraculous turnaround, we will get to find out how black people handle a landslide defeat in 2012.
Update: As if on cue, Maxine Waters is upstaging Obama just hours before his big speech by demanding a “targeted” program to alleviate black unemployment.
The jaded Obama might be tempted to respond: what happened to the last trillion dollars in the “stimulus package” that I squandered on the black community? Poor Obama is finding out that no amount of government spending or coddling will ever be sufficient to satiate black people.
In case you missed the last Obama speech, he was recently in Michigan on Labor Day where promised that Detroit was coming back, after there have been 250 murders there so far this year.