By now you’ve heard it: And I’ll pull out the key quote: Sometimes, someone, usually mom, leaves the workplace to stay home with the kids, which then leaves her earning a lower wage for the rest of her life as a result. That’s not a choice we want Americans to make. I can’t let it pass. Whether or not Obama misspoke, he is wrong and wildly out of line. Assume he intended to say exactly this:  It’s not his choice to make. As my 16-year-old son said tonight, “I thought he was pro-choice.” First, it sounds as if he believes that every person should maximize their earnings, I suppose so we can maximize our tax payments. He isn’t clear there. Second, this line came in a part of the speech advocating government-subsidized child care. So he is advocating putting more very young children under government supervision. No thanks. Assume he meant to say: “…And that’s not a choice we want Americans to have to make.” (I think this is what.. Read More