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US employment data October 4, 2013, BLS statement, Gallup report, Payroll to Population Rate drops to 43.5 percent, More Americans taking part time jobs

US employment data October 4, 2013, BLS statement, Gallup report, Payroll to Population Rate drops to 43.5 percent, More Americans taking part time jobs “Over the last six months, of the net job creation, 97 percent of that is part-time work,”…Keith Hall, former BLS chief “11.4%: What the U.S. unemployment rate would be if labor force participation were back to January 2008 levels.” …James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, June 2013 “Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two make four. If that is granted, all else follows.”…George Orwell, “1984″Read More


Unemployment rate 10.1 percent, Gallup report, October 7, 2010, Government report Friday will understate

Unemployment rate 10.1 percent, Gallup report, October 7, 2010, Government report Friday will understate From Gallup October 7, 2010. “Unemployment, as measured by Gallup without seasonal adjustment, increased to 10.1% in September — up sharply from 9.3% in August and 8.9% in July. Much of this increase came during the second half of the month — the unemployment rate was 9.4% in mid-September — and therefore is unlikely to be picked up in the government’s unemployment report on Friday. Certain groups continue to fare worse than the national average. ForRead More