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Reason #12: Thirty-Two States Have Yet to Recover Lost Jobs

July 14, 2014

Thirty-Two States Have Yet to Recover Lost Jobs.  Most States have yet to recover all the jobs that were lost during the 2007-2009 recession, marking another broken stimulus promise.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.


As introduced on June 17, 2014, Ways and Means Chairman Camp is listing 40 reasons for the Senate to pass the 40 jobs bills the House has already approved.  The reasons define the distress Americans continue to feel in the “new normal” of high unemployment and weak job creation resulting from Obama Administration economic policies. 

View the prior reasons here.