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Eliot Spitzer: The Economy Is Actually A Lot Worse Than We Think (Video)
Hot Air Pundit ^ | October 08, 2010 | HotAirPundit

Posted on 10/09/2010 1:20:34 PM PDT by RobinMasters

Spitzer: Drinking establishments are adding jobs, "we are drinking away our sorrows, but this is not happy hour".

In his opening argument on "Parker Spitzer," Eliot Spitzer says the real unemployment rate is 12.9 percent.

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TOPICS: Government; Health/Medicine; Politics; Society
KEYWORDS: eliotspitzer; failurepresidency; newyork; obamanomics; spitzer

1 posted on 10/09/2010 1:20:43 PM PDT by RobinMasters
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To: RobinMasters

real unemployment is 17%


2 posted on 10/09/2010 1:24:07 PM PDT by 4rcane
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To: RobinMasters

I thought it was the bash Sara Palin show. That is all about what he has been doing.


3 posted on 10/09/2010 1:24:52 PM PDT by Parley Baer
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To: RobinMasters

That’s probably true Spittle but the answer is the opposite of what you think.


4 posted on 10/09/2010 1:27:33 PM PDT by GeronL (http://libertyfic.proboards.com <--- My Fiction/ Science Fiction Board)
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To: 4rcane

That’s likely even more accurate. It’s certainly no less than 12.9% (as he said) but I imagine what you said is much closer to the actual figure.


5 posted on 10/09/2010 1:30:44 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: RobinMasters

Why is anyone even posting or quoting Elliot Spitzer?


6 posted on 10/09/2010 2:29:08 PM PDT by arthurus (Read Hazlitt's "Economics In One Lesson.")
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To: RobinMasters

Hey Old Elliot (socks) Spitzer makes some valid points on how the unemployment rate is tabulated.


7 posted on 10/09/2010 2:51:43 PM PDT by tflabo
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To: RobinMasters

>Spitzer: Drinking establishments are adding jobs, “we are drinking away our sorrows, but this is not happy hour”

I’ve said for a while that Alcohol is a good investment.


8 posted on 10/09/2010 3:01:47 PM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: arthurus

Because, regardless of his other sayings/stances/actions what he says here is true... the numbers commonly published are misleading.


9 posted on 10/09/2010 3:07:37 PM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: RobinMasters

The economy would be a bit better off in not for all the mischief this jerk caused in his previous two jobs.


10 posted on 10/09/2010 3:22:23 PM PDT by Minn
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