Post Tagged with: "unemployment rates"

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.”

December 20, 2012 09:50

20 Signs That The U.S. Poverty Explosion Is Hitting Children And Young People The Hardest

This is easily the worst economic environment that we have seen for young people since the Great Depression of the 1930s. The number of good jobs continues to decline. Many young people are faced with the choice of taking a bad job or having no job at all.

October 11, 2012 09:19

October 2012 Economic Situation

Ours is a stumbling economy with little in the way of knee pads to cushion a fall. … Based on expectations for the rest of 2012, economic growth will remain in the cellar.

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 20, 2012 07:51

Bernanke’s Dual Mandate Trap – Inflation or Unemployment?

As Fed’s two previous QE’s have demonstrated, due to the structure of current global banking and financial system, QE has only mostly benefited banks to hoard cheap capital from the government to speculate in commodities and stocks to get better returns, rather than circulating and lending to business and consumers like banks are supposed to.

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 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.

August 3, 2012 08:21

Unemployment rate UP to 8.3% – REAL rate UP to 15% with Obama focus on jobs

Obama set a record for president’s time spent playing golf while claiming his economic plan worked. WTH? The “jobs focus” of Obama’s policies are bearing fruit. They’re ruining the economy! 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.

June 19, 2012 07:49

“Hope and Change” in California’s Tanking Economy

If you were wondering what living in Obama’s second term would be like, wonder no longer. We in California are living there now.