If the government is really cutting back as much as Obama claims them to be, why are they trying to actively fill 2600 new jobs? I am starting to believe the term "sequester" doesn’t really refer to any real cuts, it is just an attempt to pretend something is happening.
A search of the USA Jobs federal employment website by Pajamas Media, filtered for positions in the U.S. and posted over the past 10 days, yielded 2,596 results, a staggering number of proposed new hires by an administration that halts White House tours that cost less money over a year than one presidential vacation.
The Agriculture Department is looking to fill such critical positions as a recreation forestry technician in Sedona, Ariz., a dairy grader in Winnsboro, Texas, an archaeologist in McCall, Idaho, among 115 jobs the cash-strapped department has posted since sequestration began.
Over a hundred jobs are at Homeland Security, which is letting criminal aliens go despite billions unspent from last fiscal year.