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Solid November jobs report could
give economy jolt

Associated Press, by Josh Boak

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Posted By:Zarin, 12/6/2013 3:57:32 AM

A fourth straight month of solid hiring in November could give the U.S. economy a jolt and signal that the job market may finally be gathering momentum. Economists are forecasting that employers added 180,000 jobs last month, according to a survey by FactSet. That would follow October´s robust gain of 204,000. And it would keep the average monthly gain for the past four months at around 200,000. The unemployment rate is expected to fall back to 7.2 percent from 7.3 percent. That would match a five-year low reached in September. Still, the rate remains above historically healthy levels of between

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Reply 1 - Posted by: John c, 12/6/2013 4:04:47 AM     (No. 9642415)

Only the AP believes these job reports.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: geo11, 12/6/2013 4:13:36 AM     (No. 9642418)

Phoney #s from a lying administration. Did they mention that most of these jobs were part time, poor paying and no insurance.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 12/6/2013 4:15:27 AM     (No. 9642419)

...180k jobs added, "solid", 204k equates to "robust gain"...

...the propaganda spewing AP never fails. Use to be said, not so many years ago that you needed 350 to 400 thousand jobs a month just to remain even...

...I assume that with over 11 MILLION who have left the work force or just given up, it has changed the expectations. I wonder how many in November were part time jobs for the holidays?...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/6/2013 4:38:47 AM     (No. 9642424)

Oct is when businesses ramp up on their part-timers for Thanksgiving and X-Mas. Each part-timer is included as full time. But this is typical for the Arse Press.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/6/2013 4:52:43 AM     (No. 9642427)

My guess is a big part of the reason for job gains is employers hiring to make up the lost hours from cutting other people back to under 30 hours..So, all these numbers really means is we´ve become a part time economy,largely due to Obamacare.

How does the government magically know X amount of people have given up looking for work.Does every unemployed person have their own personal spy keeping tabs on them?

How can they brag about an employment number and at the same time mention millions have given up?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: sinic, 12/6/2013 4:57:51 AM     (No. 9642431)

AP = Another Pravda. Man, it must be getting harder to lug those huge jugs of water for the administration. After 5+ years of spewing nothing but Democrat talking point BS, then watching everything go down the toilet, you´d think they´d wake up from their Obama induced coma.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 12/6/2013 6:41:04 AM     (No. 9642484)

Boy, if there´s anything I trust these days, it´s government figures.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: arcady, 12/6/2013 7:34:19 AM     (No. 9642542)

Did AP mention how (according to other news organizations), Census people have been making up the data?

And on a more fundamental level, no government report can give the economy a jolt. If there were a jolt, it would already be occurring and the report would be, well just reporting it.




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Reply 9 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/6/2013 1:12:21 PM     (No. 9643157)

Starting with the RIGGED job report, the JOLT is the same as you get from a AA battery.

Go ahead, put an AA battery (or any size...AAA, C, D etc.) between your first finger and your thumb...get a jolt?

Well if you didn´t feel it you just aren´t a Liberal...

If you did, you are ´dead´ from the neck up.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: NeverVoteDem, 1/5/2014 9:49:31 AM     (No. 9680329)

Horse hockey. I am 63. Too old to work, too young to retire. Lost my health insurance. Trying to limp into medicare which will kill me with cuts and death panels.

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