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Is the unemployment number totally phony?

The United States added 151,000 jobs to the economy in August and the unemployment rate remained steady at 4.9 percent. Some folks contend the numbers are totally bogus and do not account for the millions of young men no longer looking for work. They say these numbers are being used to help prop up a Democratic president. Policy wonks have long argued that skeptics who call the jobs number a lie are just tinfoil nutters. Do you think the jobs number is totally phony? Vote below!

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Is the unemployment number totally phony?
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Other folks claim the much ballyhooed number is inaccurate, and people should use the U-6 statistic.
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Some people are accusing Obama and Democrats of skewing the numbers to paint a false picture of the economy.
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But other folks say no matter how you slice it, the economy has dramatically improved under Obama
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FINAL RESULTS
Politics
Is the unemployment number totally phony?
A festive crown for the winner
#PhonyJobNumbers
#TinfoilNutters