Math FAIL: Maxine Waters says sequestration could cost “over 170 million jobs.” Unemployment would be 127%
Is Maxine Waters smarter than a fifth grader? Apparently not. Today she claimed that because of the looming sequestration, “over 170 million jobs” could be lost. There’s a big problem with her math: only 134 million people work in the United States. That would make the unemployment rate in the United States 127%!
Here’s the video (h/t WeaselZippers):
Just add this to the long and growing list of phony Democrat doom and gloom over the sequester.