Labor Dept. reports most job openings since 2000 !!!

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    Trump economy keeps roaring along !!

    As job openings reach unprecedented levels, so does quitting

     
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    /----/ Save us from good news.jpg
     
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    And what do we get from the left ? CRICKETS ! :biggrin:
     
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    Yeah right. What is opening are low wage, no benefit, part-time jobs people are quitting.
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    /----/ Pure leftist bullshyt. Care to prove that lie? You won't because you can't.
     
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    Actually READ the article.
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    Did you miss this ?:

    "Americans are increasingly taking advantage of a tight labor market to find new, often higher-paying jobs. That could help push up wages broadly across the economy."

    "The Labor Department said Tuesday that the number of job openings rose 1.7 percent to 6.9 million, the most on record dating back to late 2000. The number of people quitting jumped 3 percent to 3.58 million, also a record. Quits are typically a good sign that jobs are plentiful, because people usually quit when they have another job or are confident they can find one."
     
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    Liberals are very upset about this.
     
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    /----/ I did read it and it was positive for workers. No longer are they stuck in a dead end Obozo job market. No wonder you see it as a negative.

    Americans are increasingly taking advantage of a tight labor market to find new, often higher-paying jobs. That could help push up wages broadly across the economy.

    The Labor Department said Tuesday that the number of job openings rose 1.7 percent to 6.9 million, the most on record dating back to late 2000. The number of people quitting jumped 3 percent to 3.58 million, also a record. Quits are typically a good sign that jobs are plentiful, because people usually quit when they have another job or are confident they can find one.


    With the unemployment rate at 3.9 percent, near an 18-year low, businesses are increasingly desperate to find workers. Even as the number of available jobs rose, overall hiring in July was essentially flat, with about 5.7 million people finding jobs, the report showed.
     

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