Post Tagged with: "long term unemployment"

April 16, 2013 05:45

Dark Secrets of Disability

“That’s a kind of ugly secret of the American labor market,” [] “Part of the reason our unemployment rates have been low, until recently, is that a lot of people who would have trouble finding jobs are on a different program.”

September 28, 2012 08:41

Report Card on Obama and His Recovery

How much more of this incompetence will the American people take? Hopefully not much.

September 13, 2012 09:32

More Bad Jobs Numbers Show Results of Obamanomics

Unemployment claims jump again showing a continuation of Obama’s failed jobs policies and record spending. Wall Street and banks thrive on Federal Reserve action of creating more money out of thin air. The Fed’s policies have wiped out income from retirement accounts and savings. Gas and grocery prices continue to rise despite the government insistence that there is no inflation. Lower incomes, more in poverty, more inequality, more government dependence all show Obama’s policies are destroying the middle class. Can we afford four more years of national suicide?

August 17, 2012 14:24

Unemployment Up in 44 States; New York Unemployment Highest Since 1983; No Improvement Nationally in 2012; Looking Ahead: What’s Next?

Not only is the unemployment rate artificially low, but it is no longer falling. And since it has stalled, we had three anemic retail sales reports followed by a reported rise last month.

August 9, 2012 09:27

Obama’s suicidal jobs policies – false hope and no change

Obama said if he doesn’t get it done in three years it’s going to be a one term presidency. We’d all be better off if he resigned now. We can’t stand much more of his “jobs focus.” Can we afford four more years of economic suicide?

August 1, 2012 05:15

Just Open Up Your Eyes And Look – 65 Signs That The Economic Collapse Is Already Happening

Why can’t people just open their eyes and look at the evidence of economic collapse that is all around us? Yes, there are wealthy enclaves all over the country where things may seem better than ever, but that is not the reality for most Americans.

July 24, 2012 02:46

Real US Unemployment at 23%

In 1994 the government changed the way it counted unemployment. If it still counted long term unemployed it would be 22.9%. The real concern is also that the trend is getting WORSE not better. Tom Sullivan interviews Creator John Williams.

July 9, 2012 04:05

The Black Hole of Jobless in America

As of June, the U.S. faces a “jobs gap” of 11.3 million jobs since the start of the Great Recession in December 2007. Under the assumption of 208,000 new jobs per month, it will take until June 2020 – or eight years – to close the jobs gap.

July 6, 2012 16:23

Real Unemployment Over 11%!!

Were it not for people dropping out of the labor force, the unemployment rate would be well over 11%.

May 15, 2012 07:43

Sex, Money and Largesse – The Hidden Depression

[T]here is a hidden economic depression running along the underbelly of the country. … The government may say this is not the 1930’s where bread lines formed outside the corner soup kitchen, however, for many American’s the only difference is that they are found at the mailbox and online instead. – Streettalklive