Bloomberg is reporting that a government shutdown means that fewer people, about three-fourths of The World’s Most Dangerous Community Organizer’s 1,701-person staff, would be sent home. That means fewer people to cook meals, do the laundry, clean the floors and change the light bulbs.
Of the 90 people who maintain the president’s family living quarters, only 15 would remain to provide minimum maintenance and support and Joey Plugs, who has a staff of 24, would have to eek by with 12.
There will be fewer economists tracking the economy and fewer budget officials to track spending. Policy decisions on the environment and drug policy might get postponed.
No word yet if his golf caddies will be furloughed. Meh.