Perry: If You Drill It, The Jobs Will Come
One handy chart that explains why the Texas governor's jobs plan just won't work.
In the opening minutes of tonight's debate, Rick Perry teased his jobs plan: Drill. Drill. And drill some more.
Which would be a great start, if energy companies hadn't been doing gangbusters over the past decade, while doing close to nothing to help the economy get back on track:
Perry's plan won't be ready for a few days yet. But, evidently, it'll keep corporate profits high and employment numbers low.