NDP MLA claims the government is creating good jobs, immediately gets called out
Stephanie McLean an NDP MLA from Alberta recently posted on social media how the “government” is creating good jobs, and diversifying the economy.
— Stephanie McLean (@NDPStephanie) September 19, 2017
However her claim was quickly shut down, since governments don’t create jobs, the private sector does.
— Blaise Boehmer (@boehmerB) September 19, 2017
A user posted “FYI: govt doesn’t “create jobs,” it DOES transfer wealth from one sector of economy to other sectors, often at great cost.
Credit counsellor, suicide hotline operator, sandwich artist, hobo, and telephone solicitor are all in high demand! #excitingnewABcareers
— Calgary Carlos 🍔 (@CalgaryCarlos) September 20, 2017
User also mocked the NDP’s diversification of the economy.
cool. I just discovered another random ND MLA who has me blocked. I am honored
— Dean C. (@leoghaire1) September 20, 2017
Stephanie McLean wasn’t happy about the Tweet and she decided to block users.