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Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.7 Percent

Ronald Reagan Fan Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 1:12 PM
Christains and GOPers want to give food directly to poor people, give them an education and a real job. Democrtas want to give poor people free drugs, free booze, free cell phones and make them live in ratholes
Anominus Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 1:41 PM
The important distinction is this:

Christians and Conservatives want to provide for the poor in the hopes of helping them to better their lives out of THEIR OWN POCKETS.

Liberals want to spend OTHER PEOPLE'S money, taken by force through the government, to ensure perpetual dependence from their welfare voting blocks.

New numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show the unemployment rate has dropped from 7.9 percent to 7.7 percent.

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 146,000 in November, and the unemployment rate edged down to 7.7 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Employment increased in retail trade, professional and business services, and healthcare.

Economists had predicted the unemployment rate would go up as a result of Hurricane Sandy. BLS said the storm didn't have a large impact on the new statistics.

Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the Northeast coast...