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Yet Another Disappointing Jobs Report - Fed Action May Follow

rauljg6 Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:31 AM
Kind of like Massachusetts unemployment rate under Romney. They all left the state looking for work and he praises his number.
FranksNBeans Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 10:17 AM
Your desparation is unbecomming of you.
rmt5 in MA Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:53 AM
That's the best you got raul?
bobbit Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:52 AM
SputnikMoment Wrote: Sep 07, 2012 9:50 AM
I know, it is hard defending these numbers for Obama so let's talk about something else.
It's become a common refrain on Fridays when the Bureau of Labor Statistics releases the jobs report from the last month: it was a lackluster month for employment. Fewer than 100,000 new jobs were added yet the unemployment rate ticked down to 8.1% due to more Americans becoming discouraged and leaving the labor force.

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 96,000 in August, and the unemployment rate edged down to 8.1 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Employment increased in food services and drinking places, in professional and technical services, and in health...