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Obama’s Psycho Job Phobia

soliton2 Wrote: Jan 18, 2013 6:02 AM
In addition to your points (well taken), note that Brookings needed to define jobs that existed long before the "green" movement to make their point. Hydroelectric is a good example(350000 employees) was there long before "green' thinking. What disturbs me is the insipid reaction by progressives to anything fitting their green/socialist world view -non-critical thinking-very sad and dangerous.

Good news everyone: Jobless claims on a weekly basis fell to a five-year low according to the Labor Department.

Bad news everyone: Yet still more people remain jobless.

And why is that? Because Obama doesn’t care about jobs.

When you reckon out the newest jobless figures using the Obama’s best calculus, the weekly decline doesn’t mean that fewer people are unemployed.

That would be asking way too much from an administration that seems phobic about private-sector job creation.

“Applications for jobless benefits decreased by 37,000 to 335,000 in the week ended Jan. 12, the lowest level since the period ended Jan....