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More “Discouraged Workers” in April, Says Labor Dept.
Cybercast News Service ^ | May 3, 2013 | Elizabeth Harrington

Posted on 05/04/2013 12:10:18 PM PDT by Olog-hai

There were 33,000 more “discouraged workers” in April, according to the latest economic release from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. …

In April, there were 835,000 discouraged workers, up from 803,000 discouraged workers in March. …

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Government; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: discouragedworkers; economicwar; tradewars; unemployment

1 posted on 05/04/2013 12:10:18 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

With the economy booming, and unemployment dropping like a rock, and the DJIA surging, how could anyone be discouraged?? /sarc


2 posted on 05/04/2013 12:13:00 PM PDT by ClearCase_guy (The ballot box is a sham. Nothing will change until after the war.)
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To: Olog-hai
As long as the feral government can redefine workers from unemployed to discouraged, the labor rate will continue to go down.

“Political language. . . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.”---- George Orwell

3 posted on 05/04/2013 12:21:03 PM PDT by oldbrowser (We have a rogue government in Washington)
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To: oldbrowser
“Political language. . . . is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.”---- George Orwell

THAT is an excellent quote.

4 posted on 05/04/2013 12:38:29 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: ClearCase_guy

We have a winner


5 posted on 05/04/2013 12:50:02 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: Olog-hai

Can’t help but wonder how many of these “discouraged workers” got their disability during the same time frame.


6 posted on 05/04/2013 2:16:04 PM PDT by fella ("As it was before Noah, so shall it be again,")
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