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Obamacare: "Driving Up Unemployment and Insurance Costs Since 2010™"

PhillupSpace2 Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 1:42 AM
The Republican party's Unsinkable Ship hit the ice berg more than a generation ago and because there is not yet water around their ankles, they are planning to use the cups from the afternoon Tea to do the bailing! First, you must admit there is a fifth column of cheap converts who's votes can be bought with a few pieces of silver (rent subsidies, food stamps, endless unemployment, injury free disability for life etc.), Obamaphones, Obamacare which the stupid still think will be free, and free meals at school which surpluses all thoes Snoopie lunch pails and Donald Duck Thermos bottles! That's just for the wake-up call!!

Jobless claims stopped their record-breaking, fearsome, FOUR-WEEK job-creation rampage today as the BLS reported that initial claim rose- again- by more than economists expected.
“First-time jobless claims rose by 16,000 to 357,000 in the week ended March 23,” reports Reuters, “the highest level in more than a month, Labor Department data showed today in Washington. The median forecast of 48 economists surveyed by Bloomberg called for an increase to 340,000. The four-week average climbed from the lowest level in five years.”

Economists, says Reuters, were expecting claims to come in between 330,000 at the low end and 355,000...