The Presidents job Bill was Defeated in the Senate, AP Headline in 4000 Newspapers “Senate Republicans Kill Obamas Job Bill”.
There are 52 Democrats in the Senate, 48 Republicans. The Republicans can not stop or pass a single Bill in the Senate only the Democrats can. This third stimulas bill that the President put forward as a job Bill did not create a single job, it spent another 700 Billion, and raised taxes. The whole purpose of this Job Killing Bill was to give the Obama Campaign a headline to run with, so of course the AP Obliged.