Obama Makes Things Better by Making Things Worse

  Originally posted at the Blacksphere Few would argue that the unemployment statistics are shockingly abysmal.   Recently, Alabama Republican Senator Jeff Sessions pointed out that “for every one job added, nearly 5 people left the workforce.” According to Senator Sessions: In December, the economy added only 74,000 jobs – not nearly enough to keep […]

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Looks Like 52% of Those Eligible to Work are Out of the Labor Force

Originally posted at the Blacksphere One of Friday’s Drudge Report headlines read: The shocking title linked to an article entitled: “People Not in Labor Force Soar to Record 91.8 million; Participation Rate Plunges to 1978 Levels.” Here’s what the article says:   Curious why despite the huge miss in payrolls the unemployment rate tumbled from 7.0% […]

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