Hiring the Best and the Brightest Matters - A Lot
Hassett discussed the consequences of the shutdown, which is in its fourth week, with Fox Business Network's Melissa Francis on "After the Bell.":
"We made an early estimate right at the beginning of the crisis that was a little bit lower than the estimate you just cited and have been studying hard as this has gone on and have found that actually the damage is a little bit worse because of government contractors, something that was excluded from our first analysis."
This isn't a small error. This doubles the estimated impact on the economy. It's well known that this administration has had trouble hiring the best; many of even cabinet level positions are held by "Acting" Secretaries.
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