US cities with highest, lowest unemployment rates

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    America has added 4.2 million private sector jobs since the stimulus.

    Here’s what Bush left us with.....

    Aug 2008 - 334,000 net JOBS LOST
    Sep 2008 - 458,000 net JOBS LOST
    Oct 2008 - 554,000 net JOBS LOST
    Nov 2008 - 728,000 net JOBS LOST
    Dec 2008 - 673,000 net JOBS LOST
    Jan 2009 - 779,000 net JOBS LOST
     
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    No Chris. That's what Pelosi and Reid left us with. When Democrats assumed control of Congress, unemployment was 4.6%.
     
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    The unemployment rate is higher today than when Obama took office.
     
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    Granny says somebody needs to tell Obama what's really goin' on beyond the Beltway...
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    Stocks Plunge on Discouraging Jobs Data
    7/06/12 --- The major U.S. averages were each down more than 1% as investors were hit with a worse-than-expected June labor market report.
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    Obama: Jobs report 'step in the right direction'
    Jul 06, 2012 -- President Obama brushed past a gloomy jobs report today, saying that the economy has created 4.4 million new jobs in the past 28 months.

     
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    dear idiot its your party who crashed the world economy
     
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    and blocked recovery measures since 2/2010...
     
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    Obama jobs programs not workin' out...
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    195,000 Fewer Americans Had Jobs in July; 150,000 Dropped Out of Labor Force
    August 3, 2012 - There were 195,000 fewer people employed in the United States in July than in June, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as the national unemployment rate ticked up from 8.2 percent to 8.3 percent.
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    175,000 Fewer Women Held Jobs in July; 94,000 Dropped Out of Labor Force
    August 3, 2012 - 175,000 fewer American women held jobs in July than in June, according to employment data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
     
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    Obama wantin' all dem outta work people to vote fer him so's he can keep his job...
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    Obama plan: 'You lose your job, I keep mine'
    3 Aug.`12 - Congressman says 'bouncing along bottom' not acceptable for Americans
     

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