Job Loss Helps Economy, Great – Now We Have A Displaced Voter Crisis

THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION: JULY 2008 – Bureau of Labor Statistics

The unemployment rate rose to 5.7 percent, and nonfarm payroll employment continued to trend down in July (-51,000), the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor reported today. Employment continued to fall in construction, manufacturing, and several service-providing industries, […]

Extortion, Washington DC Style

200,000 federal employees who work for the Army may get layoff notices before Christmas if Congress and the White House do not reach an accord on funding for the Iraq war, the Pentagon said yesterday. The warning, posted near the top of the Defense Department‘s Web site, was the latest in a series […]