Comments on: July jobs report: Stagnant wages http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/08/01/july-jobs-report-stagnant-wages/ Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:11:41 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: AdamMickiewicz http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/08/01/july-jobs-report-stagnant-wages/comment-page-1/#comment-156 Sun, 03 Aug 2014 04:23:37 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/?p=1387#comment-156 Of course wages aren’t going up.

What company has anyone ever worked at that jump at the chance to blame the economy for the 0% annual increases?

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By: Vorquelf http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/2014/08/01/july-jobs-report-stagnant-wages/comment-page-1/#comment-153 Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:02:25 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/data-dive/?p=1387#comment-153 The truth is 11.4 million Americans age 16 and over have left the workforce since President Obama took office in January 2009, according to data released today from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

In July 2014, there were 92,001,000 Americans, 16 and over, who were classified as “not in the labor force,” meaning they not only did not have a job, but they didn’t actively seek one in the last four weeks.

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