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The percentage of Americans who have jobs has fallen to the lowest point in three decades and now hovers just above 45 percent of the total population, according to an analysis of labor data published by USA Today.
The report, based on figures provided by the Census and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, showed that at 36.7 percent, Mississippi had the lowest percentage of population working.
Employment rates were also low in California and Arizona, where just over 37 percent had jobs.
How about doing away with the entitlement programs all together and giving people their money back?
The percentage of Americans who have jobs has fallen to the lowest point in three decades and now hovers just above 45 percent of the total population
Originally posted by Rockdisjoint
America needs jobs and lots of them, the government should just get out of the way. A free market will create jobs, bureaucrats won’t and they haven't, they have actually made less jobs.
"If you talk to young people in America - they've already accepted this," Paul said Wednesday.