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View Diary: Job growth clocks in at disappointing 120,000, far below forecasts. Unemployment rate falls to 8.2% (167 comments)

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    you saying we have come back 4 million jobs?

    Don't think so. think it is more like 2 million

    •  The president's fb claims it's 4 million jobs (0+ / 0-)
      The economy has added more than 4 million private-sector jobs since President Obama took office. Spread the word about this progress by sharing this chart with your friends.
      http://www.facebook.com/...

      And he includes this helpful chart, which I believe has been posted previously on dkos:

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      Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free
      ¡Boycott Arizona!

      by litho on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 10:15:49 AM PDT

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      •  But the economy has also lost 650,000... (0+ / 0-)

        ...public sector jobs and failed to absorb the population increase. We thus have a 10 million job deficit since the recession began.

        Don't tell me what you believe, show me what you do and I will tell you what you believe.

        by Meteor Blades on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 08:55:44 PM PDT

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