Tag Archives for unemployment

May 31, 2014

Obama & Economy: The Godzilla of Incompetence [Darleen Click]

Tweet 1 in 6 American men, ages 25-54 are not working. “There are currently 61.1 million American men in their prime working years, age 25–54. A staggering 1 in 8 such men are not in the labor force at all, … Continue reading

31. May 2014 by Darleen

April 27, 2014

Toyota to move N. American headquarters (and over 5,000 jobs) from California to Texas [Darleen Click]

TweetHell of a job, Moonbeam! North American Chief Executive Jim Lentz is expected to brief employees Monday, said the person, who was not authorized to speak publicly. Toyota declined to detail its plans. About 5,300 people work at Toyota’s Torrance … Continue reading

27. April 2014 by Darleen

February 9, 2014

“I can quit my job, pick my neighbor’s pocket and never feel guilty! Thank you, ObamaCare!” [Darleen Click] UPDATED

TweetI’m just agog at the spin the Obama apparatchiks are putting on the 2.5 million job loss due to ObamaCare Count Polly Lower among those who quit their jobs because of the health-care law. It happened in September, when her … Continue reading

09. February 2014 by Darleen

April 5, 2013

Chump change [Darleen Click]

Tweet While the NYTimes puts up a headline that Obama is proposing “cuts” to his budget, what he really wants is yet more and higher taxes. Congressional Republicans have dug in against any new tax revenues after higher taxes for … Continue reading

05. April 2013 by Darleen

December 7, 2012

If we can just get enough people to quit, unemployment numbers would be even better! [Darleen Click]

Tweet542,000 Americans quit the labor force in November, unemployment rate down to 7.7%. Say Hello to the new normal in the era of King Barry I. 2. If labor force participation was at its January 2009 level, the unemployment rate … Continue reading

07. December 2012 by Darleen