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Devastating Jobs Report: 86,000 less jobs today than when Obama took office

Stephen - East Coast Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 3:11 PM
And yet he will claim that it has improved under his administration.

Horrible!  The September Jobs Report just released will be sliced and diced for weeks, but here is some of the most damning news. With a total population 8.8 million larger than when he took office, there are 86,000 fewer people with a job today than when Barack Obama took office in 2009 – 142.187 million in January 2009 and just 142.101 million today.

The Labor Force Participation Rate, the number of people employed or looking for work, dropped to 63.5% - a level not seen since September 1981 when far fewer women worked outside the home. In the last month alone,...

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