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May 27, 2015 | 4,000 views | 16 comments

According to Workforce Solutions Alamo, the Wilson County unemployment rate decreased to 3.3 percent in April, down from 3.5 percent reported in March. A year ago, the jobless rate registered at 3.8 percent.  . . .

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New Guy  
Wilson County  
June 4, 2015 1:17pm
 
Bob: They won't disappear as long as DEMOs are in office and it looks like that's going to be that way for the next 8 years. GOP is too divided with the TEA Party.

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 3, 2015 6:09pm
 
New Guy, You are an ideological troll and therefore incapable of independent thought of your own. Facts are really stubborn to deny, aren't they. But, folks like you will try to change them with absolute abandon of intellect.... More ›

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
June 3, 2015 4:09pm
 
new guy.." Economic data so far do not suggest that the U.S. will see a significant second quarter rebound," Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard said Tuesday. http://www.cnbc.com/id/102725989 Facts are... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
June 3, 2015 3:56pm
 
Bob: Do some research on first quarter indicators, just not reliable. Better indicator is the Gross domestic income (GDI)--an alternate indicator of economic output that would equal GDP absent measurement error--grew an estimated... More ›

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 3, 2015 3:10pm
 
New Guy, The economy shrank by .7% in the first quarter of this year by the government's own reporting, yet the stock market hardly moved except up! You are really ignorant.

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
June 3, 2015 1:48pm
 
Bob: I know a GED does not cover this topic, but the stock market has everything to do with the economy, Check out http://www.economicshelp.org/blog/541/economics/
relationship-between-stock-market-and-economy/
I can give another... More ›

 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
June 3, 2015 12:30pm
 
New Guy, "My retirement funds are at an all time high thanks to Obama administration". That statement alone proves you know virtually nothing on your own without talking points. The stock market, including retirement... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
June 3, 2015 10:29am
 
Tibbs: "7 years the economy has barley treaded water " is that "barely"? At least it has been on the rise, not like when Bush(s) were in office. My retirement funds are at an all time high thanks to... More ›

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
June 3, 2015 9:53am
 
new guy, cmon,stay outta the minutiae, common sense tells you that the unemployment rates are skewed, more people than ever quitting the workforce entirley,more folks on assistance than ever,record tax revenues yet national debt... More ›

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
June 3, 2015 9:19am
 
Bob: by inference? That is your opinion, not the author's. You are wrong again, but we accept your inferred apology.

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