I found this posted else where on the internet and thought it an excellent visual to share. Watch the light of employment across the country go black from 2007-2010.
Unemployment & The Geography of Recession
Yup... thank God for that stimulus plan... FDR would be proud of Oby and his ilk.
I agree with Tony, scary. Isn’t it interesting that the fall began in coordination with the National Conventions in August of 2008, and continues at a frightening pace with no end in sight?
Isn’t it also interesting that the markets began their downfall at the same time?
Some market information suggests that trillions of dollars were withdrawn from the markets beginning during the same period.
Perhaps, just perhaps, more than a few business investors knew what this new administration was going to do to businesses and our economy.
by seanorjohn 8 years ago
Do you think a conservative government would lead us back into a recession?
by MikeNV 8 years ago
The Associated Press released a story today... an anti-republican, pro Obama piece about jobs created with stimulous money in South Carolina in a mostly Republican area."The new hires came from a broad area including parts of South Carolina and Georgia, and unemployment rates have continued to...
by Kathryn L Hill 4 weeks ago
- what is it do you suppose? something NEW, they say ...
by Jack Lee 14 months ago
The question is, is this a good sign or bad?How many people are on food stamps? What percent of our population depends on it?Under Obama, he was called the foodstamp president for a reason. The roll of food stamps increased dramatically under his tenure. Now, in 2017, the number has dropped by over...
by cliffordh 8 years ago
I was one of many individuals yesterday that, was disappointed in the Senateâ��s refusal to fund emergency unemployment benefits for millions of Americans across the country who, were in desperate need of it, using the catchall excuse their reluctance to add more to an already growing deficit...
by Cassie Smith 5 months ago
Why are so many young people without a job and homeless?According to a New York Times articles there are more young people out of a job and homeless. But didn't Obama say that the recession is over? Didn't Michelle say while campaigning that we were poised for growth? Isn't the...
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