On this episode of the Christopher Scott Talk Show Podcast:
What if the government offered guaranteed jobs for every American? Would that be a good thing or a bad thing? Bernie Sanders, Cory Booker and Kirsten Gillibrand have been recently promoting the idea of a guaranteed jobs program.
Forbes reports: Yes, The Jobs Guarantee Is Absurd
The Chicago Tribune reports: Why Bernie Sanders' guaranteed job program isn't going to work
The Cato Institute reports: A Jobs Guaranteed Economic Disaster
New York Magazine reports: Democrats Are Rushing Into a Job Guarantee. It Could Be a Huge Mistake.
Well if you know me at all you know I don’t follow the herd and I want to discuss why. Why would a guaranteed jobs program be so bad? A while ago I was talking about guaranteed income and I made the comment why not guaranteed opportunity instead and that remains my question.
Which brings up another question. What are we really talking about?
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