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US Employers Added 192,000 Jobs in March; Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 6.7 Percent
ABC ^ | 4/4/14

Posted on 04/04/2014 5:37:08 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper

US employers added 192,000 jobs in March; unemployment rate unchanged at 6.7 percent.

(Excerpt) Read more at abcnews.go.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Front Page News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: epicfail; fail; jobs; obama
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Obama's War on Prosperity Continues!
1 posted on 04/04/2014 5:37:08 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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America's economy tanks, her reputation abroad is diminished, and Obama is busy...

polishing his knob.
2 posted on 04/04/2014 5:39:16 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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wait for it,
in a couple of months these figures too will be corrected DOWNWARDS
like everything else the magic negro and his minions touch.


3 posted on 04/04/2014 5:39:49 AM PDT by Joe Boucher ((FUBO) obammy lied and lied and lied)
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Feb revised up from +175K to +197K

U3 unchanged

U6 up to 12.7% from 12.6% in February

U.S. private-sector employment hits all-time high of 116,087,000

Health care added 19,000 jobs, food service added 30,000, and construction added 19,000.

Participation rate climbs to 63.2% from 63.0% in February

By demographic:


4 posted on 04/04/2014 5:39:54 AM PDT by Wyatt's Torch
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“Obama’s War on Prosperity Continues!”
A GOP talking point if there ever was one that should be shouted from the rooftops.


5 posted on 04/04/2014 5:39:58 AM PDT by headstamp 2 (What would Scooby do?)
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unemployment is not at 6.7, or even double that, it is at 20%


6 posted on 04/04/2014 5:41:15 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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I’ll wait for the revised numbers.


7 posted on 04/04/2014 5:41:27 AM PDT by Obadiah (Obama takes a selfie, Putin takes Crimea.)
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To: SoFloFreeper
Emplyment by industry:


8 posted on 04/04/2014 5:41:51 AM PDT by Wyatt's Torch
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BLS' U3 data is massaged crap; even U6 data is suspect junk. We're at 20% or higher. 2½-yrs of unending, absolute marxist, racist, homo hell to go.
9 posted on 04/04/2014 5:46:47 AM PDT by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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To: headstamp 2

The employment numbers are just as phony as the Obamacare enrollment numbers, and for much the same reasons.

The whole objective in this this exercise in cooking the books is to make the Current Regime look good for the instant in which the news is released. No matter what the revisions may show later on, the world got that snapshot “selfie” of the Current Occupant now squatting in the White Hut, with the broad grin and “I got away with it again” demeanor.

Even endlessly repeated BS remains BS. But who keeps score?


10 posted on 04/04/2014 5:46:57 AM PDT by alloysteel (Obamacare - Death and Taxes now available online. One-stop shopping at its best!)
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12 posted on 04/04/2014 5:57:12 AM PDT by Iron Munro (The future ain't what it use to be -- Yogi Berra)
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After looking for over a year and submitting countless applications all over the country, my son finally found a job, so he’s counted in those 192K, I presume.

Scant consolation for a man with a JD. Many of his law school friends are still looking for jobs or working for slave wages.


13 posted on 04/04/2014 5:59:26 AM PDT by randita
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ABC radio news is now calling the jobs numbers a modest improvement.

By noon it will be the most dramatic economic turnaround in a century.

14 posted on 04/04/2014 6:02:22 AM PDT by skeeter
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Hey there are more lawyers than needed, so if any of them find any kind of job, the money is beside the point. They should be thankful they can think and that they have a job.


15 posted on 04/04/2014 6:02:48 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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192,000 new MONTHLY jobs

1.2 million new MONTHLY unemployed

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I never fully understood the New Math, but those numbers just don’t look encouraging.


16 posted on 04/04/2014 6:04:48 AM PDT by TomGuy
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17 posted on 04/04/2014 6:11:32 AM PDT by JPG (Yes We Can morphs into Make It Hurt.)
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I have been looking for months and have had 9 interviews thus far. Horrible job market.....everyone I talk to says the same thing. Am going back for my MBA because in this economy, I just need to.


18 posted on 04/04/2014 6:17:52 AM PDT by Red in Blue PA (When Injustice becomes Law, Resistance Becomes Duty.-Thomas Jefferson)
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19 posted on 04/04/2014 6:24:47 AM PDT by Wyatt's Torch
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If I’m reading that chart right almost all of the growth was in part time employment.

At a minimum, part-time should be counted as something like half a job...otherwise someone is lying by omission. 476000 employment increase with 414000 of that part time employment added for various reasons.


20 posted on 04/04/2014 6:25:08 AM PDT by xzins ( Retired Army Chaplain and Proud of It! Those who truly support our troops pray for victory!)
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