Posts Tagged ‘Unemployment Rate’

Unemployment rate drops to 7.8%, Obama’s fuzzy math prevails. Bureau of Labor Statistics released September’s rate at 7.8%, employers added 114,000 jobs in September.  The underemployment rate which includes part- time workers who’d prefer a full-time position and people who want work but have given up looking still at 14.7 percent.

September 2012 Jobs Report – 802K Leave Labor Force Click Here

The Unemployment Rate Is Down To 4.3%…For Government Workers Click Here

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August unemployment rate at 8.1%.

Mitt Romney claimed,

For every net new job created, nearly four Americans gave up looking for work entirely. This is more of the same for middle class families who are suffering through the worst economic recovery since the Great Depression. After 43 straight months of unemployment above 8 percent, it is clear that President Obama just hasn’t lived up to his promises and his policies haven’t worked. We aren’t better off than they were four years ago.”

Record 88,921,000 Americans ‘Not in Labor Force’—119,000 Fewer Employed in August Than July  Click Here

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