unemployment

Romney Ad Hits Obama on Economy Jolt – YouTube

Romney Ad Hits Obama on Economy Jolt – YouTube

Last Friday, the unemployment rate rose to 8.2 percent and 300,000 more people joined the long-term unemployed. One week later, President Obama said the private sector is doing fine. Only a president that presides over forty months of unemployment over 8 percent would think that the last jobs report is “doing fine.” These comments show that President Obama is completely out of touch with the middle class. via Jolt – […]

CNN: Manufacturing boom in Right-to-Work low tax South

CNN: Manufacturing boom in Right-to-Work low tax South

CAROL COSTELLO: You could say the South is in the middle of a hiring surge as big name businesses head to the region bringing thousands of new jobs with them. Here’s just a few of the companies: Hyundai is adding a third shift at an assembly plant in Alabama, while in Tennessee, Volkswagen has opened its only U.S. plant, spending a billion dollars to do it; Caterpillar is actually moving a […]

The Weakest Job Growth In A Year Yet Another Sign Obamanomics Failed

The Weakest Job Growth In A Year Yet Another Sign Obamanomics Failed

  THE ECONOMY SPUTTERED IN MAY AS A DISSAPOINTING 69,000 JOBS WERE ADDED TO THE ECONOMY AND THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE INCREASED TO 8.2 PERCENT The Hill :“The Economy Added Only 69,000 Jobs In May, A Result Much Worse Than Expected That Will Heighten Fears The Economy Is Sliding Back.” (Vicki Needham and Ian Swanson, “Bleak Labor Report Finds Economy Added 69,000 Jobs In May,” The Hill’s “On The Money,” 6/1/12) […]

Opps! Unemployment up, Jobs Down, Dow Falls, Obama six fundraisers

Opps! Unemployment up, Jobs Down, Dow Falls, Obama six fundraisers

WASHINGTON—U.S. employers added just 69,000 jobs in May–the fewest in a year– as payrolls gains were disappointingly tepid for a third month. Job seeker Aaron Moore, 25, completes a job application at Los Angeles Mission’s 11th annual Skid Row Career Fair on May 31, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. The nation’s unemployment rate rose to 8.2% from 8.1% as 642,000 Americans surged into the labor force, the Labor Department said. […]

Rachel Maddow fabricates Romney statements

Rachel Maddow fabricates Romney statements

Leave it to MSNBC to put words in a Republicans mouth.  Especially, Rachel Maddow who is so militant and snarky toward the Republican party she doesn’t seem to know the truth. Seems to us that she is using, as usual, talking points that come straight from the White House.  This time she twist them to pander to her left-wing audience. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about […]

and the Award for the 30 Worst Months of Employment in the Past 25 Years…

and the Award for the 30 Worst Months of Employment in the Past 25 Years…

goes to Obama The federal government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics publishes monthly tallies for the employment-population ratio.  That stat shows something rather straightforward:  Among those who are living in America and are free to pursue employment, what percentage are employed?  (The bureau excludes those who are under 16 years old, are active-duty military, or are — in the bureau’s own words — “inmates of institutions (for example, penal and mental […]

Obama Plans million dollar mailout to Woman

Obama Plans million dollar mailout to Woman

The Obama campaign plans to send out an appeal to millions of woman beginning Monday.  It will be sending out various versions to appeal to young woman, Mothers, and Older woman.  Later it will appeal to Nurses for Obama. The Campaign is tailoring it’s messages like this to several groups.  It has already set up African-Americans for Obama and  Latinos for Obama.  This is typical of the Democratic strategy.  Instead […]

Gallup: February Unemployment 9.1%

Gallup: February Unemployment 9.1%

PRINCETON, NJ — U.S. unemployment, as measured by Gallup without seasonal adjustment, increased to 9.1% in February from 8.6% in January and 8.5% in December. The 0.5-percentage-point increase in February compared with January is the largest such month-to-month change Gallup has recorded in its not-seasonally adjusted measure since December 2010, when the rate rose 0.8 points to 9.6% from 8.8% in November. A year ago, Gallup recorded a February increase […]

Gallup: Unemployment Climbing to Nine Percent in February

Gallup: Unemployment Climbing to Nine Percent in February

Unemployment in the U.S. rose to nine percent in mid-February, up from 8.3 percent a month earlier, according to a new Gallup survey. The polling company said this suggests that it is “premature” to assume the economy will not feature prominently in the 2012 election season. Gallup figures typically provide an indication of what the government will report at the end of the month. “The U.S. unemployment rate, as measured […]