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A sometimes funny, somtimes angry, but mostly progressive, blog on the politics and issues of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and America.

Sunday, October 17, 2004

Biggie Sized Government

Everyone wants more - we want to biggie size everything. That must be why government jobs have gone up so dramatically from January 2001 to September 2004. Some might see compassionate government, creating jobs for 700,000 people who would not have had them when we are losing so many private sector jobs, but others might see political calculation.