Daily Archives: August 3, 2012

Romney: “Hammer Blow”

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney reacted to the July unemployment rate, calling it “a hammer blow to struggling middle-class families.” More specifically, the increase in the unemployment rate. Mitt Romney has said nothing about the growth in jobs, which was higher than expected. Also in the remark, Mitt Romney spoke about […]

Economy Adds 163,000 Jobs

The United States Department of Labor announced that the economy added 163,000 jobs in July, and the unemployment rate ticked up to 8.3%. That was an increase of one-tenth of a percent. The growth was hirer than expected, and much better than the 80,000 jobs in June. The economy has […]