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11/18/2010

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Jimbino

"Create jobs or extend tax breaks for the rich" wins the award for false dichotomies. Who do you think it is that creates jobs, the gummint or the rich?

The gummint does regularly hire folks to dig holes and others to fill them in again, it is true, but there's no profit in that.

When profit is involved, the rich get engaged, creating jobs.

David Nickol

Jimbino,

Are you saying government contractors don't make a profit? Tell that to Halliburton. Or these companies:

http://washingtontechnology.com/GIG/washingtontechnology/TopLists/Top-100-Lists/2010.aspx

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