Saturday, February 4, 2012

Who Gets to "Fix" the Jobless Rate

The jobless rate has seen a marked decrease in the past month. One of these numbers is a major drop in black unemployment from 15.8% to 13.6%. Some folks have reservations about the latest data since a record number of people dropped out of the labor force in one month. Representative Allen West has problems with the numbers showing any kind of a drop, especially in the black community.


Read more about it in the article at TownHall.Com.

http://townhall.com/tipsheet/katehicks/2012/02/03/allen_west_is_someone_playing_with_unemployment_numbers