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Nearly Three-Quarters of Jobs Created Since June Are in Government

traitorbill Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 10:24 AM
Same scene happens everywhere where unions are strong. Unions inhibit growth, cause inflation, and ultimately promote unemployment for those not in unions. Unions are a lose lose proposition for all those not in them.

Just when you thought yesterday’s dismal jobs numbers couldn’t get any worse -- they did. According to, nearly seventy-five percent of all civilian jobs created since the beginning of last summer are in the public sector:

Seventy-three percent of the new civilian jobs created in the United States over the last five months are in government, according to official data published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

In June, a total of 142,415,000 people were employed in the U.S, according to the BLS, including 19,938,000 who were employed by federal, state and local governments.

By November, according to...