I fully intended to explore Social Security and Medicare this week, but I’ve been caught up in preparing for an off-shore passage from the Caribbean to the US instead. Meanwhile the US economy has kept churning slowly forward without my input.
This months jobs and unemployment news is mostly good. Not just because unemployment is down but because it went down while the size of the labor force and the numbers of the employed actually increased. Not always the case. Ed Dolan put up a good summary here with some simple data making the sometimes confusing… clear.