Giving Up: Unemployment Rate Drops To 9% Despite Anemic Job Growth, 36k Jobs Gained In January
The Obama Administration has discovered the secret to dropping the unemployment rate --get people to stop looking for work:
The United States labor market slowed to a crawl in January, adding just 36,000 jobs last month, far below consensus market forecasts. With 13.9 million people still out of work, the unemployment rate actually fell to 9 percent in part because of a readjustment of population figures and also because fewer people looked for jobs during the month.
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