The "reported" UE numbers and the true UE numbers are not the same, with the reported being lower. Where I live, 82% of ALL home owners are upside down due to the ridiculously shrinking price. In a more astounding view, homeowners that bought over the last 10 years....
This editorial in today's paper is excellent: http://www.lvrj.com/opinion/still-no...-89319987.html
And all this after 14 months of this administration squandering more billions of dollars on "stimulus" and "jobs" bills than any government in the history of the world.
They haven't worked. They were never anything but pork grab-bags. Only the free market can create lasting jobs, and free market entrepreneurs respond primarily to lower taxes, less job-killing regulation and a predictable economic environment.
That's the dead opposite of, "Guess which walnut shell the new tax is under? Nothing up my sleeve. But look! Behind your ear! Cap-and-tax! Card check! A new Value Added Tax! And how about a big bouquet of alien amnesty, wrapped around a new multi-trillion-dollar federal health care bureaucracy, guaranteed to double your private premiums in two years, starting with 16,500 new IRS agents?"
So this is "change."