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Hope'n'Change: More People Went on Disability than Found Jobs in June

Isaacmontgomery Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:17 PM
the thing is, you're making it seem as being a conservative is the only way and I beg to differ from that ideology. once again I THINK I'm just using common sense and I know in my hear that using austerity measures as conservatives suggest just will not work. I'm just not sure how Holder got into this conversation!!!
brimley Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:39 PM
http://www.deptofnumbers.com/unemployment/wisconsin/
brimley Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:38 PM
The number of people unemployed in Wisconsin peaked in June 2009 at 287,166. There are now 78,590 fewer people unemployed in the state.
brimley Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:38 PM
According to the BLS current population survey (CPS), the unemployment rate for Wisconsin rose 0.1 percentage points in May 2012 to 6.8%. The state unemployment rate was 1.4 percentage points lower than the national rate for the month.
brimley Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:37 PM
Of course you would think that since you obviously are completely ignorant of anything not posted in bold letters on Media Matters
Isaacmontgomery Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:29 PM
I think Winsconsin has lost more jobs than any state in the nation per capita during the last year. you can correct me if I'm wrong.
USMC2531 Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:21 PM
common sense?

hpow is spending MORE than you MAKE common sense?

please expalin that

you ask a lot of questions but do NOY answer any

so just answer that ONE
brimley Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 1:21 PM
"using austerity measures as conservatives suggest just will not work"






You might want to ask Scott Walker about that.


And the millions of Wisconsiners who ddin't lose their jobs while balancing the ledger sheets.

It would have been easy for President Obama to miss the finer points of yesterday's jobs report, given that he only spent 26 seconds speaking about it in Ohio. But do these numbers look like "a step in the right direction" to you?

The economy created just 80,000 jobs in June, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday. But that same month, 85,000 workers left the workforce entirely to enroll in the Social Security Disability Insurance program, according to the Social Security Administration.

The disability ranks have outpaced job growth throughout President Obama's recovery. While the economy...