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  • COLT45 Dec 21, 7:59 p.m.

    Less people applying for unemployment and less people actually appllying for jobs.

  • affirmativediversity Dec 21, 4:14 p.m.

    Boehner and his buddies are doing their best to ensure the economy does not get back on track. Protecting their rich friends is the name of the game in Repub land.. per viking416

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    Yeah, those nasty Republican...imagine them stopping all those poor people from hiring those 9.1% unemployed...despicable.

    FOOL!

  • affirmativediversity Dec 21, 4:12 p.m.

    Yeeeehaaaa...9.1%...Happy Days Are Here Again...The Sun Is Shining Clear Again...

  • davework Dec 21, 4:11 p.m.

    "Boehner and his buddies are doing their best to ensure the economy does not get back on track." Yeah it's all the GOP's fault - because Obama's working so hard to come to a compromise...not. It's his way or nothing

  • eagle11 Dec 21, 2:39 p.m.

    "These numbers are as cooked as a Thanksgiving turkey dinner."

    Quoted for truth.

  • viking416 Dec 21, 2:11 p.m.

    Boehner and his buddies are doing their best to ensure the economy does not get back on track. Protecting their rich friends is the name of the game in Repub land..

  • lessismore Dec 21, 1:40 p.m.

    So, one in ten are out of work, and it's Christmas. Thanks to those that support Obama, things won' get any better.

  • Nancy Dec 21, 1:01 p.m.

    terrific economy, near stagnant growth, makes me feel really optimistic.

  • SmokeWagon Dec 21, 12:59 p.m.

    Heck...give Nomobam ANOTHER 4 years and MAYBE, JUST MAYBE unemployment will be below that 8% he promised his sheep 4 YEARS AGO....!!!!

  • dont care Dec 21, 12:46 p.m.

    you asked for it, you got it, Oblunder!

  • JustAName Dec 21, 12:22 p.m.

    "Assuming all 100,000 people are job seeking adults." - The Oracle

    Let's just say they are, since the illegals probably weren't counted in that 100,000 number.

  • dont care Dec 21, 11:36 a.m.

    9.1% boy, great job mr oblunder

  • Crumps Br0ther Dec 21, 11:25 a.m.

    Re-elect the president!
    cjw6105

    Heck why not? You libs have no respect for the Constitution anyway

  • The Oracle Dec 21, 11:17 a.m.

    "..120,000 new jobs, yet 100,000 new people in the state. So, really only 20,000 new jobs for those who have been out of work for more than a year."

    Assuming all 100,000 people are job seeking adults.

  • cjw6105 Dec 21, 11:10 a.m.

    RECOVERY, BABY!

    Re-elect the president!

  • I am not who you think I am Dec 21, 11:09 a.m.

    I'll wait for the numbers after the holidaze. That will be a truer idea of where this economy isn't

  • Bartmeister Dec 21, 11:08 a.m.

    These numbers are as cooked as a Thanksgiving turkey dinner.

  • cgpvnp Dec 21, 10:56 a.m.

    Further evidence that those federal unemployment extensions are no longer needed. According to all the news reports we are doing great as far as the unemployment rate goes.

  • JustAName Dec 21, 10:43 a.m.

    120,000 new jobs, yet 100,000 new people in the state. So, really only 20,000 new jobs for those who have been out of work for more than a year.

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