Post Tagged with: "Labor Department"

April 30, 2013 06:19

102 MILLION Jobless in U.S. – Only 12 Million Counted as Unemployed

Current participation at its lowest level in almost 35 years.

August 6, 2012 08:10

Employment Rate In The United States Is Lower Than It Was During The Last Recession

195,000 fewer Americans were working in July than in June. But somehow that works out to “163,000 new jobs” in July.

July 31, 2012 12:31

Obama administration trying to hide defense layoffs until after election

Obama’s labor department tells defense contractor’s to break the law and not send out notice of layoffs that will happen due to the budget cuts until AFTER the election. Even though there is a law that says 60 days notice must be given for layoffs it would be embarrassing and possibly damaging to Obama’s claims of “jobs focus.” But laws mean nothing to this administration as they continue to do as they please in ignoring laws that they don’t like and making new ones by executive order or regulations when they can’t get them passed in congress.

September 13, 2011 09:28

Another Fed feel good boondoggle: Jobs training ruins work ethic

In his speech to Congress, Mr. Obama called for funding hundreds of thousands of summer jobs for teens, which he labeled “investing in low-income youth and adults.” Yet such programs have been blighting work ethics for decades.