MO State Senator Jim Lembke’s Job Boom

A job boom came from ending unemployment benefits, just like Jim Lembke tried to get the MO state legislature to do. The Wall Street Journal editorial staff pointed out that Congress’ about face last year in zeroing out extra unemployment benefit last year resulted in 1.8 million jobs. You can read “President Costanza’s Job Boom” here if you have an online subscription. Here is a quotation: The authors find that this abrupt policy shift created some 1.8 million jobs, or slightly Read more […]