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Full Event: Donald Trump, Mike Pence Carrier Plant Announcement 12/1/16

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After having successfully negotiated to save at least 1,000 jobs at the Carrier air conditioning plant in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence visit the plant to meet the people who will no longer face unemployment and make comments about the negotiations. Thursday, December 1, 2016: Live streaming coverage of President-Elect Trump and VP-Elect Pence’s announcement at the ...

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Donald Trump Address: Update on the Transition and first 100 days [Video]

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The President-elect shares an update on the Presidential Transition, an outline of some of his policy plans for the first 100 days, and his day one executive actions. While the transition continues to go smoothly,  President-elect Trump tells the nation that draining the swamp, visa fraud, energy policy, and renegotiating trade deals are at the forefront of his first 100 ...

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Trump administration economy tracker

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President-elect Donald Trump made the economy a central focus in his bid for the White House. Now that he’s won, CDN will be following his policy’s impacts on the U.S. economy. As a baseline, we’ll start with October of 2016 which should include no impacts as Trump had not yet won the election. October 2016 Pre-Election Economic Situation Employment Situation ...

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Industry giants changing foreign manufacturing plans due to Trump

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Donald Trump said he would work every day to bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States and two major makers have reportedly decided to do so even before the president-elect takes office. First, Trump met with Ford chairman Bill Ford and Mr. Ford reportedly told the president-elect that his company would not be relocating their Kentucky plant to Mexico. ...

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So exactly what kinds of jobs are people actually finding these days? [chart]

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An estimated 589,000 jobs were created in the first three months of 2016 – an accomplishment the Obama administration and liberal analysts tout. Just what kinds of jobs were created should have them rethinking that self-praise. Here’s a visual breakdown of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) private sector job growth data for Q1 2016. Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist ...

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A Leftist and Her Money Are Soon Parted

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San Francisco leftists have once again decided to inflict another socialist utopia on an unsuspecting South American nation. What’s more, just like at Jonestown, a popular liquid is playing a prominent role. This time instead of a male heretic imposing a fanatical religion, we have two women, Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell, doing orthodox socialist missionary work. The ladies are ...

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Gig-economy: Why take a job as a UPS pre-loader?

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Why would anyone consider a package loading job with UPS or Fedex? As the economy drives more Americans into part-time work and the “gig-economy” UPS and Fedex look appealing as they fill a time slot that most other part-time jobs don’t. I took a job as a UPS pre-loader to see if a UPS career made sense and I’ve decided ...

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U.S. Jobless claims rise most since February

The top line jobless claims number rose above estimates and to the highest level since February, but that’s not the most disturbing news. Digging into the numbers, it appears that more people are suddenly having to find work (initial claims) and they are finding that it is taking longer than previously to get a job (continuing claims.) Jobless claims jumped to ...

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June Unemployment = Cold Porridge

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the monthly employment situation for June this morning and a mixed top line almost hides some really scary internals. The headline numbers were that June added 223k jobs which, by government counting standards, dropped the unemployment rate to 5.3%. Black unemployment still leads all other demographics at 9.5%. Some important revisions to the April and ...

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BLS June 2015 Employment Situation Report [Full Text]

Transmission of material in this release is embargoed until USDL-15-1274 8:30 a.m. (EDT) Thursday, July 2, 2015 THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — JUNE 2015 Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 223,000 in June, and the unemployment rate declined to 5.3 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Job gains occurred in professional and business services, health care, retail trade, ...

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April Employment Report: Jobs Situation Still Sucks

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics released their Employment Situation Report for April and there was no good news in it – at all. The report pushed to the headline the usual artfully constructed numbers – last months job creation and the unemployment rate. Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 223,000 in April, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at ...

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Hillary: Businesses do NOT create jobs [VIDEO]

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Hillary Clinton appeared at a Boston, MA rally for gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and told the accepting crowd that the idea that businesses create jobs is false. “Don’t let anybody tell you it’s corporations and businesses create jobs,” Clinton remarked. Perhaps that fall in the hotel room has done more damage than anyone thought. After all, without new and growing ...

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Now! Now It’s Job One?

Obama first took office in January of 2009, now, January of 2014 the Democrats are saying, to quote New York Senator Chuck Schumer, “The debt and Obama-Care are important, but our number one focus should be on the economy and jobs,” where were the Democrats six years ago? In 2009 we were at the height of the recession, where was ...

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