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Are the Republicans biased in their reporting of job numbers?

last month, the unemployment rate and the number of employed rose, the Republicans complained about the unemployment rate. Now, the the unemployment falls and the number of employed does not grow as much as last month, and the Republicans say the unemployment rate is useless, the real number is the number employed. Why are they so eager to put politics before truth?

Asked By: ObamaBot THX-1138 - 6/2/2011
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Why do they whine about everything and run with the first GOP plan they hear... More
Answered By: Roboron 2012 - 6/2/2011
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Because they learn that trick from the Democrats and it has worked well for them.
Answered By: George Orwell - 6/2/2011
 
Learn about the Fox News organization and you might figure out why: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/how-roger-ailes-built-the-fox-news-fear-factory-20110525
Answered By: toshimelonhead - 6/2/2011
 
What figures are you using this time? in everyone of your posts you are WRONG and uninformed.
Answered By: John Molester - 6/2/2011
 
Does that make sense to you? The unemployment rate and the number of employed rose? Think about it... More
Answered By: Orange Smith - 6/2/2011
 
Is the Pope Catholic? Of course they are, after all they are staking everything on tanking the economy so they can blame the Democrats and drive them and President Obama out of office.
Answered By: skipjack2012 - 6/2/2011
 
The unemployment rate was about 9% last I heard. We have thousands of Master Degree recipients working in McDonald's, though. Welcome to Obamanomics which says "Borrow More and Spend More".
Answered By: GABY - 6/2/2011
 
Yahoo News....Obama Unemployment is Up.......why are you not able to figure out that the lower Gas Prices are a result of a slowing Obama Economy. Yeah Yahoo is such a Right Wing Hack Organization. HAHA
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Answered By: Obey NObama Bunny - 6/2/2011
 
the democrats are
Answered By: black leopard - 6/2/2011
 
No. But Democrats do it every month!
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Answered By: Messin With Sasquatch - 6/2/2011
 
The Republicans are slowly and painfully imploding I won''t dare mention treason. but..?
Answered By: Uncle Sam - 6/2/2011
 
I guess it depends on what truth you believe. Government figures only record jobs filled and the number of people who register and qualify for unemployment. They do not distinguish between full- and part-time employment, they do not report those who lost benefits, those who left a job through illness and have not... More
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Answered By: jelesais2000 - 6/2/2011
 
Republicans are biased on every single thing. That is the truth... More
Answered By: falisha - 6/2/2011
 
Eager is putting it mildly...Their in a mass hurry to get this done.All they care about is 2012 in the white house.Their agenda started in the late 90's.Bush was selected to be president to get the ball rolling.Who knew it would come back to bite them in the butt? not them.but then Obama showed up and threw a monkey... More
Answered By: cheyenne - 6/2/2011
 
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