Add up all the Canadians, Mexicans, Puerto Ricans and US residents, and what do you have?
But “every month that we do not have the economic recovery package 500 million Americans lose their jobs” (h/t Drudge):
Not that the Dems are fearmongering, noooo…
“It feels like 500 million.“
PELOSI: Well, I believe that — I know that President-elect Obama is a strong supporter of America’s workers. I myself am a strong supporter of that legislation. We passed it with a strong vote in the House in the last Congress, and I continue to be supportive of it.
But in terms of what we have to do in the first 100 days, we must address the needs of this country. Five hundred million people will lose their jobs each month until we have an economic package.
WALLACE: No, 500,000.
PELOSI: What did I say, million?
WALLACE: Yes, 500 million. That would really be a recession.
PELOSI: Oh, no. Excuse me. Thank you for correcting me.
PELOSI: It feels like 500 million.
Couldn’t have made it up myself had I tried.
Via Hip Hop Republican,