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Friday, November 06, 2009

Obama Accomplishments

Don’t say that the president has done nothing.  Just look at the result of his stimulus program:

U.S. unemployment rose by more than expected in October to hit its highest level in more than 26 years and employers cut more jobs than forecast, a sign the labor market continues to struggle as the economy emerges from its deep recession.

The unemployment rate, calculated using a survey of households as opposed to companies, rose by 0.4 percentage point to 10.2%, the Labor Department said Friday. Economists surveyed by Dow Jones Newswires had forecast an increase to 9.9%.

(Wall Street Journal, November 6, 2009)