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Michelle Obama: We're in the Middle of a Huge Recovery

Birdman III Wrote: Oct 15, 2012 4:53 PM
Recovery? Why Yes, Obama handed over his $181 million to the 23 million out of work. Everyone got $7.87 That is real wealth distribution. Way to lead out Obama.
MacQ - Texas Wrote: Oct 15, 2012 4:58 PM
FlamingCapitalist Wrote: Oct 15, 2012 5:17 PM
Not interested in the 87 cents? I'll take it! We're all going to need all the pennies we can dig up if this nightmare continues beyond Nov 6th.

Are we? During a radio interview last week with a local D.C. hip hop station, First Lady Michelle Obama claimed we are in a "huge recovery."

Reality check: Under Barack Obama, the unemployment rate was above 8.1 percent for 42 months. The current unemployment rate of 7.9 percent is a result of more people giving up the search for job, not a result of more people being employed. Not to mention, 7.9 percent was the unemployment rate when Barack Obama was inaugurated in 2009 and...