By: drDrjojo (Hat Tip: Nancy Jacques)
Joe Biden wants to talk about a “three letter word,” J-O-B-S.
“It is all about a four letter word: jobs, jobs, jobs, jobs. We are all about jobs.”
— Speaker Nancy Pelosi, May 5, 2010
9.6%: The unemployment rate for the month of September.
17: The number of consecutive months that unemployment has been above 9 percent.
14: The number of consecutive months that unemployment has been above 9.5 percent — the longest such span since the Great Depression.
95,000: The number of jobs lost in the month of September.
17.1%: The rate of underemployment in September. This accounts for the unemployed, those unable to find full-time work and those discouraged from looking for work.
14,767,000: The number of unemployed Americans looking for work in the month of September.
41, 836,330: The number of Americans receiving food stamps.
7.9%: The level at which President Obama claimed unemployment would peak if the stimulus was passed.
2,622,000: The number of net jobs lost since the Democrats “stimulus” was signed into law.
33.3: The average number of weeks that job seekers have been unemployed.
9,472,000: The number of Americans who are working only part-time because they cannot find full time employment — the highest number ever.
2,548,000: The number of unemployed Americans who want work, but who have stopped looking because of the state of the economy.
6,123,000: The number of Americans unemployed and searching for work for more than 27 weeks.
1,187,000: The number of job seekers that are new entrants to the workforce and have yet to find a job.
26%: The unemployment rate among job seekers between the ages of 16 and 19.
16.1%: The unemployment rate among African Americans.
12.4%: The unemployment rate among Hispanics and Latinos.
707,000: The number of manufacturing jobs lost since the stimulus was signed into law.
Pelosi: Food Stamps & Unemployment Give Us The “Biggest Bang For The Buck”
If you are more concerned about JOBS, Vote the Bums out!!!
Obama and the Democrats are driving the car straight to the unemployment line.
Progressive Democrats don’t create jobs, they create entitlements by taking from YOU.