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248,000 New Jobs in May

If I had a dollar for every person who knows someone close to them who is unemployed who blames Bush for killing the economy/keeping them out of jobs…well, I could create a few new jobs. A lot of someones out there are getting jobs. May the increase continue. For the benefit of the individuals looking for work, for the economy (thus benefitting more people looking for work), and for the future of civilization (i.e. the reelection of George W. Bush).

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