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Strong jobs report helps 2014 Dems
The Hill (Washington DC), by Brent Budowsky

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/3/2014 12:15:51 PM

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has announced the good news from the June jobs report. The American economy created 288,000 jobs and the jobless rate fell to 6.1 percent. It is important to note that the labor participation rate remained steady, which means the fall in the jobless rate was caused by new jobs and fewer layoffs, not workers dropping out of the labor force. Note: The latest Gallup poll on jobs this week showed improvement, and the ADP jobs report released this week also showed improvement on jobs. Coupled with today´s good news, there have now been three positive

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mass Minority, 7/3/2014 12:30:16 PM     (No. 9909810)

The election drumbeat begins, expect to see these "amazing" "strong" and "Substantial" job number increases coupled with a positively meteoric "drop" in the unemployment rate to less than 6% by the second Tuesday in November. After which, of course the unexpected recalculation of actual Jobs created will be announced on the last page of the classified section.

The economy is getting better, at an agonizingly slow pace. Sorta in the same sense as "once you stop beating your head against the brick wall the headache will start to go away". The only positive news in this report is the fact that for the first tome in 6 years the job participation rate didn´t fall. It didn´t go up but at least it didn´t fall.

Of course even at this stellar and "unprecedented" rate of job growth it will still take more than a generation to replace the millions of Jobs lost during Obozos reign.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 7/3/2014 12:34:57 PM     (No. 9909815)

whistling....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Patchy groundfog, 7/3/2014 12:42:29 PM     (No. 9909822)

Government scoring its own performance - and millions are fooled. Lois Lerner is but one individual - there are tens of thousands like her in every federal bureaucracy including BLS. Leftists down to their black souls.

In other news, the head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars has declared his team to be Super Bowl champions. No competitive games required in the upcoming season.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 7/3/2014 12:42:38 PM     (No. 9909823)

Everybody who believes this pseudo-numerical load of obama go out back and stand on your head!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 7/3/2014 12:42:40 PM     (No. 9909824)

Make that lies about a strong jobs report helps the Dem-witted party. Actual report is unemployment increased last week but you will never read that in the Dem media.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Democracy First, 7/3/2014 12:49:46 PM     (No. 9909831)

I´m calling bull hockey on this one! There are way too many people I know who are still out of work, or who are struggling by only being able to find part-time jobs. If there are any real jobs that have been created under this Marxist administration, they are of the lowest order of the lowest pay grade only.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Norgay, 7/3/2014 12:56:39 PM     (No. 9909839)

We lost 523,000 full time jobs that were replaced with 799,000 part time jobs and 111,000 were added to the non-participation number making it a new record high. Oh and by the way those leaving the work force are not people taking early retirement. Those workers in the 50 to 65 age group have kept their jobs at a higher rate than any other age group. It is the younger crowd that can´t get a job after collage that are out of work.
This is not a strong jobs report anyone that says it is is flat out lying.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: enuf8, 7/3/2014 1:04:11 PM     (No. 9909843)

Any hiring would be an improvement from the 97 plus Million who no longer can receive unemployment benefits or not looking for a job.

Numbers never tell the truth in their "job recover" reports. The situation has not improved.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Safari Man, 7/3/2014 1:22:23 PM     (No. 9909857)

The American economy created 288,000 jobs and the jobless rate fell to 6.1 percent

Did the "economy" create the jobs, or the Government? I read somewhere else that most of the jobs being "created" are government, make-work jobs.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/3/2014 1:30:22 PM     (No. 9909865)

Hey DEMONRATS.....we know better you morons.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: oh-heck, 7/3/2014 1:52:50 PM     (No. 9909895)

If this were Egypt you could pick this article up, put it on a nail on the outside of your hut, and dry it for fuel.

Every number the Obama administration releases is modified at least twice to minimize its damage. The Q1 economic growth was initially just barely negative, but then revised twice more so that even if it shrank some more in Q2, it could be reported as improving. Since 2 quarters in a row is a recession, this fudging is essential. But if the economy declined, who is hiring more people?

I call camel dung on this story.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bassman, 7/3/2014 1:54:15 PM     (No. 9909901)

To be revised!

Just wait until the reports right before the election, this economy will be booming!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bpl40, 7/3/2014 1:59:11 PM     (No. 9909904)

An all time record 92.1 million are out of the workforce and not even looking. How is that a "Strong Jobs Report"? It could help the Dems with the LoFos because that is what the MSM will drum constantly about. But they have all the LoFo votes already.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/3/2014 2:07:28 PM     (No. 9909916)

Nobody believes W.H. statistics anymore.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 7/3/2014 9:53:05 PM     (No. 9910316)

"remained steady" means 111,000 more people disappeared, probably made into Solyent Green. Great reporting.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/4/2014 1:50:29 AM     (No. 9910480)

As John Crudele of the NY Post said, they´re cooking the books.

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