Mitt Romney Criticizes President Obama For Wanting To Hire More Police, Firemen and Teachers - YouTube This time, however, Romney deserves points for honesty: He has forthrightly declared that the class of government workers holding back other Americans does include cops, firefighters and teachers. And in so doing, he has singlehandedly reframed the debate from one over despised government bureaucrats to one over whether we should hire more cops, firefighters and teachers to get the economy going. This is a debate the White House will be happy to have. Mitt Romney: We don't need more cops, firefighters or teachers - The Washington Post ----------------------------- Wow, the problem is policemen, firemen and teachers. Now it's clear why Republicans worked so very hard to keep health care from the first responders. Now, the right wingers at USMB can't possibly say that's not true.