Originally Posted by AlbanyJet
Much of the increase is due to Hurricane Sandy.
It's probably going to take two more weeks of new UE claims to absorb the Sandy impact.
Still, watching CNBC the prevailing sentiment is that we're looking at four more years of a lousy job market.
Would have been nice if Mitt Romney campagied on a goal of 5% national unemployment by the end of his first term. And that he would have attended the Presidents business council meetings that Obama doesn't go to. For some inexplicable reason Romney couldn't figure that out.
bull effin sht!!!!! DEM talking point for the state run media!!!! You mean to tell me all those people ran out and filed for unemployment benefits a week after the storm??? ANOTHER OBAMA EXCUSE!!!!