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Joe Biden: Americans are Tired of Being Tired

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By Doug Powers  •  February 25, 2012 01:05 PM

**Written by Doug Powers

Out: Recovery Summer. In: Recovery Slumber.

Sheriff Joe Biden feels your fatigue:

President Barack Obama’s fiscal year 2013 budget proposal includes a new $8-billion Community to Career fund to forge partnerships between community colleges and businesses to provide training for workers.

“Americans are tired of being tired,” Joe Biden said. “It’s clear that the American people have decided it’s time to get up. They’re tired of being told that we’re in a long, slow drift.”

This from the guy who has been helping force feed the economy Ambien these past three-plus years? But hopefully Biden’s partially correct, and on November 6th Americans do decide it’s time to get up, and do so en masse.

Biden’s tour to promote the proposed $8 billion fund for community colleges comes just a couple of weeks after he admitted that government subsidies increase the overall cost of college tuition. Go figure.

Just to hammer home his point that Americans are tired, Biden made sure the backdrop for his speech fit perfectly with the theme:

(h/t Drudge)

**Written by Doug Powers

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