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Job Recovery Has Stagnated in 2016 December 3, 2016

Posted by geoff in News.

Didn’t have time to post on yesterday’s humdrum Employment Situation Report, but I’m here for you today. Most articles written by Obama-fawners emphasized that nearly 180K jobs were created, while most articles written by his foes emphasized the large number of people leaving the workforce. Here’s my take:


I think it’s easy to see that this year has not been a particularly good one for full-time job recovery. We may have reached a new normal, at least normal under this administration.

Hopefully the incoming administration can light a fire under the employment situation.


1. lauraw - December 4, 2016

“Hopefully the incoming administration…”

Following link is from Tushar D:

2. geoff - December 4, 2016

That’s awesome. You always get the most realistic evaluations from your competitors.

3. geoff - December 4, 2016

That O’Leary fellow seems pretty sharp. Those news anchors seem not so much.

4. geoff - December 4, 2016

I’ll put this up tomorrow – more people need to see this.

5. lauraw - December 4, 2016

This is a very exciting time.

6. Unemployment, March 2012 | Innocent Bystanders - December 5, 2016

[…] Ace readers: you can find more up-to-date employment charts here and Obama’s manufacturing and export fails here and […]

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