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Obama is Scamming the Disabled

Marie150 Wrote: May 12, 2012 10:29 PM
Where is Boehner on this? Could you call and ask him what he is planning to do about it? He might listen to you.
Mac287 Wrote: May 14, 2012 9:50 AM
post of 10:29PM on May 13th...Boehner plans to work on his tan and perfect his crying technique.

I have to credit our own Mike Shedlock for writing about how Obama’s been able to drive down the topline unemployment number even though unemployment remains as a big problem today as it has ever been.

I’m often reluctant to piggy back on a contributor’s work, but when something is really newsworthy, I think it’s justified.

Yesterday Mish pointed out that:

In the last year, the civilian population rose by 3,638,000. Yet the labor force only rose by 945,000. Those not in the labor force rose by 2,693,000.

In the last month, actual employment fell by 169,000, but...