This blog is cross-posted at StewartAcuff.com
7.8% unemployment rate just came out - the lowest since January, 2009. Just before the election the unemployment rate falls below 8% - a huge positive economic indicator.
THIS IS GREAT FOR THE PRESIDENT.
This could change the discussion from the debate.
THIS IS THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT SINCE OBAMA TOOK OFFICE.
- The President has successfully combated the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.
- We are out of Iraq
- Obama passed healthcare.
- Osama bin laden is buried at sea
- Our nation has won support around the world
- President Obama is keeping his promises
Chainsaw Jack Welch - one of America's biggest assholes - said he thinks the numbers are made up.
There is so much left to do. Still have the worst inequality in American History. But this is great news for the President.
Here is a door knock conversation starter: "Good Morning. I live over on Main St. Have you heard employment is up? And that the new healthcare law is forcing insurance companies to return excessive profits. President Obama is turning around the economic mess he inherited."
Stewart Acuff is America’s best-known and foremost labor organizer. He is the former organizing Director of the AFL-CIO. Acuff has also written two books: Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing, and Getting America Back to Work, coauthored by Dr. Richard Levins.