My Unemployment Survey: America is at Full Employment

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    I took a survey of unemployment at work the other day and the reslults show everyone was employed and unemployment was a 0.5 %.
     
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    Is unemployment gonna be the October surprise?
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    Unemployment benefit claims jump 46,000
    October 18. 2012 WASHINGTON (AP) — Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment benefits jumped 46,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 388,000, the highest in four months.
     
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    Unemployment inches down to 7.9%...
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    171K jobs added, jobless rate 7.9 percent
    WASHINGTON, Nov. 2,`12 (UPI) -- The U.S. Labor Department said Friday the economy added 171,00 jobs in October and the jobless rate rose to 7.9 percent as more people entered the workforce.
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    More people unemployed for the long term...
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    Long-Term Unemployment Rises in October to 40.6%
    November 2, 2012 - The long-term unemployment rate rose to 40.6 percent in October, up from September’s level of 40.1 percent of the total unemployed, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Friday.
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    November 2, 2012 -- The unemployment rate for post-9/11 veterans was 10 percent in October, an increase from 9.7 percent in September, according to the Job Situation Summary from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released today.
     
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    Isn't that nice... the left mocking people losing their homes and struggling to put food on the table is now entertainment.

    How strange the left are.
     
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    http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/empsit.pdf
     
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    Fiscal cliff or unemployment benefits?...
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    One more item for the fiscal cliff list: Jobless benefits
    11/12/12 - As if the fiscal cliff wasn't worrisome enough, Democrats delivered this skunk of a reminder Monday: More than 2 million people will lose their jobless benefits at the end of the year unless lawmakers extend them.
     
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    My Unemployment Survey: America is at Full Employment

    There is no such thing as full employment. That is the stupidest freaking thing I have ever heard.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - Unemployment goin' back up as we slide off the fiscal cliff...
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    U.S. Unadjusted Unemployment Shoots Back Up
    December 6, 2012 - Unemployment situation best for college grads, whites, men, and older workers
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    December 7, 2012 - Seventy-three percent of the new civilian jobs created in the United States over the last five months are in government, according to official data published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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    Unemployment Plunges to 3.8% for Government Workers; Government Adds 35,000 Jobs in November, 544,000 Since July
    December 7, 2012 - The unemployment rate for civilian government workers plunged from 4.2 percent in October to 3.8 percent in November, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as government added 35,000 to its taxpayer-funded payrolls during the month.
     
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    Took a poll of the supervisors on the job asking them how many people worked there. The answer, "about half"!
     
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