Only 115,000 new jobs were added last month, not enough to keep up with population growth. New unemployment numbers are still at very high levels. Retail sales are the lowest they’ve been in three years. And Facebook expects to raise $11 billion in its initial stock sale. Facebook.
Congress is at its lowest popularity ever, with a mere 9% of the voting public approving of its performance, yet 85% of its membership will be reelected in the fall election.