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BREAKING: US Unemployment Rises Slightly in October

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:11 PM
When you have to deal with the MOST HATED CONGRESS IN HISTORY, it's no mystery as to why the economy is sinking.
Ghost of the Republic Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:23 PM
nodeamass:

Overall, since we started tracking such things, Congress has produced an average approval rating of approximately 30%. If you or I had produced such an appallingly low approval rating at our jobs, we would be fired, yet Congress continues to enjoy the cushy perks of their office.

http://www.ghostoftherepublic.com/2010/06/03/congressional-ineptitude/
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:19 PM
Snmitty, go use your sub skills and look for victims who are under the ocean . Are you a diver Dan poser ?
Quintus Tullius Cicero Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:18 PM
You might ask Larcenous land Deal Reid why he refuses to do his job.
Smitty41inPB Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:15 PM
if u had a brain you would prolly take it out and play with it

fire the 17000 ppl working at epa and create 5 mil jobs inside a year
Dbeaux2 Wrote: Nov 02, 2012 12:13 PM
Yhe problem is the leader who is leading from behind, not the congress.

In the final jobs report prior to the election, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has announced that unemployment crept up in October to 7.9 percent, as 170,000 nonfarm payroll jobs were added.   The broader "U-6" unemployment statistic is 14.6 percent (up a hair from 14.5 six months ago). August and September's numbers were both revised upward, which is a positive sign.  As Jim Pethokoukis notes, average monthly job growth in 2012 has been nearly identical to the sub-par numbers of 2011, and hourly wages remain stagnant at best.  The "worst recovery since the Great Depression" continues....