New Job Numbers are out ...
88,000 New Jobs
(estimate was 200,000 jobs ... Yuck)
Well, when you start to lose people who are actually LOOKING for work, then yeah the unemployment numbers LOOK better ....
Civil Labor Force
Retail Industry lost: 24,000 jobs
(added 32,000 jobs 6months before)
Only 63% of those who can work, do work (down 0.2%)
Lowest since MAY 1979
(Jimmy Carter was in office, Reagan was running for prez, things looked really nasty)
Current unemployment numbers
06.9% Adult Men
07.0% Adult Women
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