It is a very bleak picture indeed.
“The crisis has clearly led to significant increases in unemployment (particularly among the youth) – around 45 million workers have been pushed into unemployment since 2007.”
Lawmakers Agree to Place Fed Under More Scrutiny Washington Post
The website Media Matters does a great job checking the sloppy reporting and outright lies of irresponsible media outlets. So when Fox & Friends today said Ohio lost 400,000 jobs since Obama was elected president, Media Matters pointed out the truth:
In fact, the 400,000 figure includes job losses that occurred for two years
before Obama took office in the midst of a deep recession.