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Old 10-05-2012, 01:24 PM   #11
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Default Re: Unemployment Drops Below 8%, Conservatives Cry Conspiracy

Originally Posted by StroShow4
Except they don't count the people who stop looking for a job... so the number isn't really indicative of the true unemployment rate.

There is a stat that covers that. That number didn't change. Because mostly the surge of jobs were part time jobs and the U6 rate covers underemployed.

Check out the Ezra Klein link I put up in the BigAss thread for the best take on today's numbers.
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