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New York’s Rising Jobless
Rate Poses Test for Cuomo

New York Times, by Danny Hakim

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Posted By:tisHimself, 10/16/2012 11:50:05 AM

While the nation’s unemployment rate has been declining over the last year, New York State’s has been rising sharply, presenting a challenge for Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo as he tries to build an image as a fiscal centrist who can transform the state’s business climate. Over the last 12 months, New York has been the only state with a statistically significant increase in its unemployment rate

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Never too early to see the parade of losers for the 2016 democratic nomination jockey for position.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: VinGoombatz, 10/16/2012 12:07:40 PM     (No. 8937113)

Couldn't happen to a nicer state. Can you say "senator clinton"?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 10/16/2012 12:20:02 PM     (No. 8937146)

This presents no problem for cuomo, as many of his constituents don't want to work. For those who would like a job, if cuomo can access some of the $56 billion that vanished under his "watch" at HUD, he can create his very own stimulus.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: snapper451, 10/16/2012 12:44:45 PM     (No. 8937247)

Won't help him for 2016 but he will run anyway. He has been one of the most prominent people to be invisible with Obama. NY State sucks - a horrible place to do business - despite ads with voice over by Robert DeNiro. Taxes and regulations - gee - what a familiar theme is to why no jobs for America either!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snapper451, 10/16/2012 12:45:35 PM     (No. 8937251)

Don't forget too - it's the state that gives us Chuck U. Schummer!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JAN, 10/16/2012 1:11:45 PM     (No. 8937333)

Sadly it's the upstate areas that continue to be devastated.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: sternben, 10/16/2012 1:21:23 PM     (No. 8937360)

Upstate NY is only good for the downstate limouisine liberals to have summer homes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wlit22z, 10/16/2012 2:33:18 PM     (No. 8937574)

Gov. Cuomo is a liberal Democrap. 'Nough said.

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