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Thank you King Obama for delivering our economic recovery;-)

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2012-12-21/75-economic-numbers...

"#1 In December 2008, 31.6 million Americans were on food stamps. Today, a new all-time record of 47.7 million Americans are on food stamps.
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#4 According to one recent survey, 55 percent of all Americans have received money from a safety net program run by the federal government at some point in their lives.

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#8 The percentage of working age Americans with a job has been under 59 percent for 39 months in a row.

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#10 When you total up all working age Americans that do not have a job in America today, it comes to more than 100 million.
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#12 The number of jobs at new small businesses continues to decline. According to economist Tim Kane, the following is how the decline in the number of startup jobs per 1000 Americans breaks down by presidential administration…

Bush Sr.: 11.3

Clinton: 11.2

Bush Jr.: 10.8

Obama: 7.8
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