On Thursday September 8, President Obama presented the American Jobs Act in an address to Congress. The purpose of the American Jobs Act is simple: put more people back to work and put more money in the pockets of working Americans. We've created some fact sheets you can download that explain what the President is asking Congress to do, and what the Jobs Act will mean for you.
Download the highlights of the Jobs Act
Read the complete overview of the Jobs Act
That's it? Highlights? Overview? To paraphrase Pres. George H.W. Bush, "Where's the bill?"
And remember, Obama told us the bill is,
"Fully Paid for as Part of the President’s Long-Term Deficit Reduction Plan.If it's fully funded, why is the President calling on the Joint Committee to come up with more money to pay for it?
To ensure that the American Jobs Act is fully paid for, the President will call on the Joint Committee to come up with additional deficit reduction necessary to pay for the Act ..."
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