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BREAKING: Unemployment Rate Increases to 8.3 Percent, Real Unemployment at 15 Percent

gkelly Wrote: Oct 26, 2012 1:04 AM
It is the Aug 3 article with updates, the point is the unemployment rate has never been 8% or 7.8%. First, who brags about 7.8% compared to 8% "whatever" and why doesn`t Colin Powell get over the disagreement he had with Bush? Look at the Obama ads, he really does think people are stupid, maybe they are, guess we`ll find out in Ohio and overall on Nov. 6.

Hairbrained attacks and sample-loaded polls cannot insulate the president from economic reality.  The "good" news in today's breaking jobs report is that the US economy added 163,000 jobs in July -- the most in five months, but still not enough to keep up with population growth.  The bad news:

(1) U3 unemployment ticked up to 8.3 percent.  We have now witnessed 42 consecutive months of eight percent-plus unemployment in America, despite the president's promise that his $825 Billion "stimulus" program would prevent that statistic from eclipsing the eight percent mark. ...