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Obama’s Psycho Job Phobia

Pat2881 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 7:15 AM
canetoad, tell the Chinese how "clean" these wind turbines, solar panels, etc. are when they live with the consequences of mining the rare earth elements that are used to produce these "clean" products. Just because we don't have to live with the consequences of manufacturing these things does not mean they are "clean." Today's gasoline engine is a far cry from the ones of the past. They run pretty clean these days. I would suggest you look elsewhere for your environmental solutions. This industry could not survive without government handouts. That does not suggest long term success.

Good news everyone: Jobless claims on a weekly basis fell to a five-year low according to the Labor Department.

Bad news everyone: Yet still more people remain jobless.

And why is that? Because Obama doesn’t care about jobs.

When you reckon out the newest jobless figures using the Obama’s best calculus, the weekly decline doesn’t mean that fewer people are unemployed.

That would be asking way too much from an administration that seems phobic about private-sector job creation.

“Applications for jobless benefits decreased by 37,000 to 335,000 in the week ended Jan. 12, the lowest level since the period ended Jan....