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Obama's Payroll Disaster

rlarson Wrote: May 05, 2012 6:18 PM
People will never understand that the true rate of people not working and paying taxes is way over 50%.And for sure OB will never tell the truth.

Quick Notes About the Unemployment Rate

  • US Unemployment Rate fell .01 to 8.1%
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  • In the last year, the civilian population rose by 3,638,000. Yet the labor force only rose by 945,000. Those not in the labor force rose by 2,693,000.
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  • The Civilian Labor Force fell by 342,000.
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  • Those "Not in Labor Force" increased by 522,000. If you are not in the labor force, you are not counted as unemployed.
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  • Those "Not in Labor Force" is at a new record high of 87,419,000.
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  • By the Household Survey, the number of people employed fell by 169,000.
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  • By the...