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Nearly Three-Quarters of Jobs Created Since June Are in Government

Georgia Boy 61 Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 1:39 AM
Re: "Nearly Three-Quarters of Jobs Created Since June Are in Government" Yes, of course they are! That's the "Chicago Way" - swag and goodies for those who supported Obama, zippo for those who did not.... or maybe a lay-off notice or pink slip. Obama's drones won't wake up until their boss kills the goose that lays the golden eggs, namely the private sector.

Just when you thought yesterday’s dismal jobs numbers couldn’t get any worse -- they did. According to, nearly seventy-five percent of all civilian jobs created since the beginning of last summer are in the public sector:

Seventy-three percent of the new civilian jobs created in the United States over the last five months are in government, according to official data published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

In June, a total of 142,415,000 people were employed in the U.S, according to the BLS, including 19,938,000 who were employed by federal, state and local governments.

By November, according to...