by ECT Economic Advisor
Our Nations Unemployment rate rose to 9.2% for the first time in 2011. The highest it’s been all year.
The Presidents 3 year Record – as measured here in Eagle County?
1 – Housing Prices have crashed – too many County homeowners ‘underwater’ (Eagle Ranch/Basalt) with their mortgages. Overall Real Estate transactions reduced by more than half – from the Bush years.
2 – Eagle County’s Unemployment rate – about on par with our Nations Rate. No significant new County Jobs have been created.
3 – Due to the costs of implementing the so-called ‘Obamacare’ our own Vail Valley Medical Center has recently shed an additional 22 local Jobs. (Click Here)
4 – Your child’s future now facing Trillions more in long-term debt – your child will have to pay due to the Presidents so-called ‘stimulus program’.
How much more evidence is required for a Reasonable Person – to conclude what the ECT has known since the start of this mans Presidency?