Change: Black Labor Force Participation Rate Under Obama Is Lowest Level Ever Recorded
Elections have consequences, and liberal economic policies tend to hurt the black community harder than most:
“The drop in labor force participation was sharpest for African Americans, who saw a decline of 0.3 percentage points to 60.2 percent, the lowest rate since December of 1977.: The rate for African American men fell 0.7 percentage points to 65.6 percent, the lowest on record.: The decline in labor force participation was associated with a drop in the overall African American unemployment rate of 0.5 percentage points to 11.9, and a drop of 0.6 percentage points to 11.6 percent for African American men.”
But don’t worry, folks.
He’s put together some Promise Zones for you. : That’s should fix everything.
You can feed your kids with Promises, right?
Since Cleaver said that in 2011, things haven’t gotten any better.
What’s it gonna take to get some marching shoes on?
Hat Tip: : Gateway Pundit
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