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Mixed Jobs Report Shows Unemployment Down to 7.8%

sergeantsnerdley Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 12:25 PM
The SEC of Labor is now "insulted" that these numebrs are being questioned for their obvious dubiousity. She's huffing and puffing about how wonderful her dept is and how professional they are, even after they publish a report that a second grader can poke holes in.
John Bull Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 12:31 PM
Well, she is another commie elftist...
I'm sure everything they say is the truth to the marxists and commies...

This Departmen of Labor reporting anything is a joke...
AmyDB Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 12:29 PM I just said to Ryan...if the report is accurate then it can be relied on & it can not be questioned.
If the numbers are questionable then the report can not be relied on & that would make the "drop" in unemployment rate a non-issue.
sergeantsnerdley Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 12:34 PM
Yes, I am capable of making the analysis and the report is bogus. It cannot be ignored or made a non-issue; it must be stapled to obama's forehead.
Quintus Tullius Cicero Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 12:28 PM
well, isn't she an insult to the American people?
The jobs report prepared by the Bureau of Labor Statistics had mixed news today. Job growth was mediocre - only 114,000 new jobs were added in September, which isn't even enough to keep up with population growth. The top-line unemployment number fell to 7.8% and there was actually an increase in the labor force participation rate.

The biggest news consisted of revisions to previous reports. BLS revised the previous two months up by almost 100,000 total jobs (there were 40,000 more jobs added to August and 44,000 jobs added to July).

The economy has remained sluggish, even with the...