Where ARE the JOBS then ???<quoted text> I will avoid promoting the notion that you are too lazy to google. Instead, try this exercise; by using the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site verify whether the claim that the we have had 37 months of private sector job growth is fact or falsehood.
Not in my 'hometown' area!
Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Danville, Kentucky has ranged from 5.6% in October 2006 to 12.9% in June 2009. The current unemployment rate for Danville is 9.4% in December 2012. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.
Listed below are the unemployment rates by state for December 2012. The national unemployment rate for December 2012 was 7.8%. North Dakota had the lowest unemployment rate at 3.3% while Nevada reported a 9.8% unemployment rate. In all, 32 states had unemployment rates below the national average, while 18 staes and Washigton DC had unemployment rates at or above the national unemployment rate.
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