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      11-07-2012, 11:12 AM   #36
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Originally Posted by slowturbo View Post
The unemployment figure is biased because it does not include those who have dropped out of the work force. The real unemployment rate is probably closer to 10%.
ADP, the company that actually prints paychecks, puts out their own numbers. Below is a stream of the actual figures before and after Obama took office.

QTR ADP Chg
Q3-12 82.4
Q2-12 115.4
Q1-12 89.7
Q4-11 293.5
Q3-11 197.5
Q2-11 118.4
Q1-11 215.9
Q4-10 239.5
Q3-10 89.7
Q2-10 157
Q1-10 32.8
Q4-09 -106
Q3-09 -116
Q2-09 -469.6
Obama takes Office
Q1-09 -758.7
Q4-08 -722
Q3-08 -516.5
Q2-08 -239.2
Q1-08 -145.5
Q4-07 40.6
Q3-07 -13.2
Q2-07 86.6
Q1-07 153.9
Q4-06 81.9

Who is to blame for high unemplyment, again?
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