unemployment

The slow climb

It’s a long way out of the Bush Hole, but you can almost see daylight. The February job report shows 220,000 private sector jobs were created, despite the job-killing Obamacare albatross. A long, long way to go and not as…

Meet your new Liberty overlords

Here’s your new House Labor Committee chairman John Kline telling us that with 9% unemployment, extending jobless benefits isn’t a priority: Also, Mike Huckabee says that it’s totally cool to ignore the law. Also, the Pope is a communist. Also,…

The GM Victory

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Hometown Jobless Woes and Beyond

From the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer: Daviess County’s jobless rate hit a 17-year high of 8.6 percent in January — putting 4,178 people in unemployment lines. That’s the highest rate here since 9.2 percent in February 1992. But as high as the…