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The story on the economy is confusing, is it recovering and is this slow pace normal? more...

The Bureau of Labor Statistics tells us Labor Participation continues to decline and is at a level last seen in 1980. This begs the question - If no one has a job and no one is looking for a job, is the unemployment rate zero percent?
The economy is not adding jobs fast enough to keep up with population growth.
We need to learn from history. The current recovery has been the slowest since the 1960s. We need to look at WHY that is!
One reason the Economic Growth is slower than it should be is because of Policy uncertainty; businesses don't know what is coming next.