So Hillary Clinton and John McCain want a gas tax holiday. Economists, universally, even including Hillary supporters, think this is a terrible idea because, well, it's a FUCKING TERRIBLE IDEA. And Hillary knows it; she's just hoping that the low-info voters in Indiana and North Carolina are too dim-witted and ignorant to see beyond the pander.
Anyway, here is one of her surrogates, Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey, defending the pander: "Thank God that we don't have economists making necessarily public policy . . . ."
Here's the video:
Remember the last time we had a president who assumed he knew better than the ivory tower folks? Yeah, Shrub is a fantastic president.