“Everybody knows that government creates jobs.
Government creates jobs in highways. We hire private contractors. That creates other jobs. It builds an economic foundation for job creation.
During the fifties, the sixties, the seventies, the eighties, the United States had great infrastructure programs. We were the envy of the world. Those are clear formulaic job creating strategies that we know.”
“As a nation, I look back in history and some of the worst governments we’ve ever had, you know one of the the first thing they did? They went after the trade unions. Hitler didn’t want unions, Stalin didn’t want unions. Mubarak didn’t want independent unions.”