Tag Archives: bureau of labor statistics

More Americans on disability than the population of Greece.

CNS News: The total number of people in the United States now receiving federal disability benefits hit a record 10,962,532 million in April, which exceeds the 10,815,197 people who live in the nation of Greece. According to newly released data … Continue reading

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Huffington Post Blasts Obama for Misleading Statements

You read that headline correctly. Here are a few excerpts… Huffington Post: #6. “When Mitt Romney was governor, Massachusetts was No. 1 in state debt. $18 billion in debt. More debt per person than any other state in the country.” … Continue reading

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766,000 More Women Unemployed Today Than When Obama Took Office

Be sure to see our previous post about labor participation rates. CNS News:  (CNSNews.com) – The number of American women who are unemployed was 766,000 individuals greater in May 2012 than in January 2009, when President Barack Obama took office, … Continue reading

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Under Obama, Price of Gas Has Jumped 83 Percent, Ground Beef 24 Percent, Bacon 22 Percent

Via CNS News: (CNSNews.com) – So far, during the presidency of Barack Obama, the price of a gallon of gasoline has jumped 83 percent, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. During the same period, the price of ground beef has … Continue reading

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Economic Indicators Show President Obama’s Failing Record.

House Ways & Means Committee: Earlier this week during his State of the Union address, President Obama said, “The defining issue of our time is how to keep that [American] promise alive.” What he conveniently omitted from his speech was that his failed … Continue reading

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