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Private sector employers shed 265,147 workers in the second quarter of 2011, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported yesterday.
The good news? 381,622 U.S. workers lost their jobs during the second quarter of 2010, so at least the number has gone down. But it's still far from small enough. We need a great big FDR-like jobs bill, and fast. Yeah, like that's going to happen anytime soon. Not to be depressing or anything.
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