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Job Numbers: Real or Manipulated?

Job Numbers: Real or Manipulated?

Did you hear about last month’s surprisingly positive jobs numbers? While an elated Team Obama cheered, the startling jump caused others to speculate how a phone poll managed to extrapolate 800,000 found work when the business survey indicated only 115,000 jobs were created. Were these numbers skewed? Former GE CEO Jack Welch tweeted out: “Unbelievable […]

Unemployment 7.8% October Surprise

Unemployment 7.8% October Surprise

After having his hat handed to him and being shown the door by his opponent in a debate performance so poor for Barack Obama that his only recourse was to bully Mitt Romney on the campaign stump the next day, what is a candidate hoping for re-election supposed to do to change the momentum? Have […]

Questionable jobs report: Unemployment hits 7.8% in September "Unexpectedly"

Questionable jobs report: Unemployment hits 7.8% in September “Unexpectedly”

Despite slowing job growth, strangely, the key unemployment rate fell .3% to 7.8% due to an unexpected upward 86,000 job revision by the Department of Labor. Secretary Solis spent the morning defending the rosy unemployment rate that is based on questionable revisions. Upwardly revising public sector employment  by tens of thousands of jobs in the […]

Romney Destroys Obama in First Debate, Left-wingers Go Nuts

Romney Destroys Obama in First Debate, Left-wingers Go Nuts

We all got a shot of life Wednesday night from Mitt Romney.  I received a lot of flak, and some insults, for my previous post castigating Romney for lacking joie de vivre, but he came out swinging and left the president looking for his teleprompter.  While some posted polls in the comment section to show Romney’s campaign […]

The Plantation President and His Party (Part Two)

The Plantation President and His Party (Part Two)

The article that preceded this one laid exposed the tactic of how the Left Wing Hate Machine keeps their constituency dumb and in line, so that they can retain control of their Plantation.  That article is titled “The Whip,” which was published on Monday.  Read part one to stay up to date with the topic. […]

US Consumer Confidence Rises 9 Points, Survey Says

US Consumer Confidence Rises 9 Points, Survey Says

. The Consumer Confidence Index has raised the US Consumer Confidence level by nine points in their most recent survey, which was released today.  Today’s September figure stands at 70.3, up from the board’s August number of 61.3. Earlier in the day, CDN reported that oil and natural gas prices rose in overseas trading as […]

Consumer Confidence Expected To Rise In Latest Report

Consumer Confidence Expected To Rise In Latest Report

. Today, the private research group The Conference Board is expected to release its latest report on consumer confidence.  Ahead of the 10 a.m. EDT release, many economists and traders are expecting to see an uptick in the number, from the previous mark of 60.6. In early reports from overseas trading, the expectation of higher […]

Nearly Twice as Many Young Adults Say They Would Rather Work on Wall Street Than Protest Against It

76 percent say the lack of job opportunities is shrinking the middle class, as young adult unemployment remains at 12.7 percent Washington, DC – (9/17/12) – Generation Opportunity, the largest non-profit, non-partisan organization in the United States engaging and mobilizing young Americans (18-29 years old) on the important economic issues facing the nation, released new […]

US Credit Rating Cut After Fed Decision

US Credit Rating Cut After Fed Decision

. Egan-Jones Ratings Co. downgraded its credit rating for the United States today, dropping the rating down a notch to AA-.  The agency said that the third round of large-scale asset purchases (QE3) by the Federal Reserve has the possibility of weakening the US Dollar, which would push up inflation. News broke early Friday morning […]

Stuart Varney: "Are Investors Hoping For An Obama Win?"

Stuart Varney: “Are Investors Hoping For An Obama Win?”

. Fox Business anchor Stu Varney released a video on Youtube this morning talking about what happens when Ben Bernanke makes the decision to “print up a storm” – as he essentially did in yesterday’s Fed Announcement. Varney lamented that the American middle class can not be happy because the Fed announcement has not only […]

Disappointing Jobs Report Diminishes Obama Acceptance Speech

Disappointing Jobs Report Diminishes Obama Acceptance Speech

The latest Labor Department report shows that job growth in America slowed abruptly in August.  Economists expected payrolls to increase by 125,000, but instead, new hires rose by only 96,000.  That is not enough to keep up with population growth, much less brighten the picture for millions of out of work Americans.  The unemployment rate […]

WH: Todays Job Report Is Further Evidence of the Economic Recovery

Today the White House released its monthly jobs report, and strangely enough the White House continues to think that the recovery is strong despite strong evidence that says otherwise. “T oday’s employment report provides further evidence that the U.S. economy is continuing to recover,” wrote Alan B. Krueger, chair of the president’s Council of Economic […]

August Jobs Report: Rate Falls, So Do Number Of People In Workforce

August Jobs Report: Rate Falls, So Do Number Of People In Workforce

. This morning, the August Jobs report was released with some interesting twists to the figures by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Total nonfarm payroll increased by 96,000 workers, The report states, “The number of unemployed persons, at 12.5 million, was little changed in August”, however, the report states that the US unemployment rate […]

Spain’s Present is Obama America’s Future

Spain’s Present is Obama America’s Future

Although Spain is not as bad off as Greece, a look at Spain’s current economic reality reveals the future of America under four more years of Barrack Obama. Despite European commitments to inject up to 100 billion euros into Spain’s faltering banking system, bank withdrawals have accelerated.  During July, doubts about Spain’s financial system caused […]

ObamaStamp: The Rising Food Stamp Crisis

ObamaStamp: The Rising Food Stamp Crisis

As unemployment continues to rise, which has held steady above 8 percent during most of President Obama’s term.  While consumers are spending more of their shrinking income on food, gas, and energy that also continue to rise, the government continues to increase their food stamp dependency.  This temporary safety net created by the government, continues […]