I don't know a lot of plumbers, but when Republican Presidential hopeful John McCain evoked the name Joe the Plumber, it didn't mean a lot to me. Apparently, according to McCain, Joe is a simple guy who worries about tax increases and apparently McCain believed Barrack Obama's plan would hurt Joe.
But that's another story.
Here in Wisconsin, Al the Plumber, owner of Al's Discount Plumbing, is concerned about the economy -- so much so that he's supporting Barrack Obama. You see, plumber Al Knapinski is having a tough time finding customers who want work done and he's not making $250,000 a year. That's the amount of income that anyone would have to make in order to experience a tax increase under an Obama administration.
Hat Tip: Channel 4 Reporter Ty Milburn who interviewed Al Knapinski.