Latest Employment Data Shows The Obama Economic Recovery Leaves Blacks Behind


by Deneen Borelli

Given President Obama’s economic policy has left blacks behind, it’s not a surprise that black voters were not energized during the midterm elections.

According to the employment data for the month of October from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), black unemployment has gotten worse. In contrast, the employment picture improved for other Americans.


The number of African Americans who were employed in the United States in October dropped by 41,000; and the number of African-Americans not participating in the labor force increased by 114,000.

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