Are You Better Off? Here Are the Numbers
Published: Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 1:01 PM ET
By: Yuval Rosenberg, |Fiscal Times
And long-term unemployment remains high:
As does the median length of unemployment:
Ronald Reagan famously suggested that voters ask themselves: "Are you better off than you were four years ago?" The economy clearly isn’t firing on all cylinders, but are Americans better or worse off than they had been when President Obama took office?