With Republicans having just voted to fire 290,000 teachers, firefighters and police officers right before skipping town, we thought it was worth taking a look at all of the job-creating legislation that Republicans have voted against this Congress. As you can see, turning their backs on our children’s teachers and our communities’ public safety officials is just the latest plank in the Republican Job-Killing Agenda.
Please see the new video and chart detailing the Republican Job-Killing Agenda.
|Title||Positive Jobs Impact||GOP ‘No’ Votes||Date|
|Preventing Layoffs of Teachers and First Responders (FMAP)||290,000||93%||8/4/2010|
|Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act||5,600,000||68%||3/17/2010|
|American Recovery and Reinvestment Act||3,000,000||93%||2/13/2009|
|Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act||250,000||100%||12/24/2009|
|Travel Promotion Act||40,000||43%||9/9/2009|
|Cash for Clunkers||60,000||83%||8/6/2009|
|Unemployment Insurance Extension||785,000||93%||7/21/2010|
|Small Business Jobs and Credit Act||500,000||100%||7/29/2010|
|American Jobs and Closing Tax Loopholes Act||1,000,000||98%||6/16/2010|