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Black America -- What If Obama Were White?

pascagoulapappy Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 11:09 AM
What is this jive? I thought BJ Clinton WAS the first black President ! And, right, numbers don't lie. But Smirky Smiley sho do!
What if President Obama were white?

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver, D-Mo., the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, said last year, "If (former President) Bill Clinton had been in the White House and had failed to address this problem, we probably would be marching on the White House."

The problem to which Cleaver refers is black unemployment. At the beginning of the Obama administration, 12.7 percent of black adults seeking work were unemployed. Black unemployment is now 14.1 percent. Black teenage unemployment at the beginning of the Obama administration was 35.2 percent. Black teenage unemployment is now 37.9 percent.

Last month, Cleaver...