Firemen, Teachers, and Cops! Oh My! - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
Firemen, Teachers, and Cops! Oh My!

Once again, Barack Obama, Jim Clyburn, and fellow Democrats defend their latest round of “stimulus spending” in the extenders legislation by pointing to hundreds of thousands of firefighter, teacher, and police jobs which need to be “saved” from state budget cuts. Do they really expect us to swallow yet again that there is no other other spending the states could trim instead?

Firemen, Teachers, and Cops! Oh My!
By Asher Embry

Firemen, teachers, and cops:
Democrats use them as props.
O’s always pretending
(With stimulus spending)
Their imminent layoffs he stops.

(You can read more of Asher Embry’s Political Verse at

Sign Up to receive Our Latest Updates! Register

Notice to Readers: The American Spectator and Spectator World are marks used by independent publishing companies that are not affiliated in any way. If you are looking for The Spectator World please click on the following link:

Be a Free Market Loving Patriot. Subscribe Today!