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

PhillupSpace2 Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 2:10 AM
All the decks are stacked against Republicans for at least the next 50 years! They will never see another level playing field in their lifetime and if they are too dense to recognize it! 54% of the country wants the Illegals sent home! With a little leadership you would find there is a silent majority of two thirds who would vote for that. But Republicans are such amateurs as to think Tokyo Rose is on their side! Not one Republican is willing to risk his popularity rating to save the country! It begs the question: Are we just as well off without them?

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...