16.2% – 18.3 % Unemployed & Underemployed


16.2% unemployed and underemployed according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Gallup – 8.9% unemployment, no change in underemployment which is at 18.3% mid-July Read here: Real unemployment numbers

As an aside, NASA is expected to lay off 23,000 workers. Why is that since President Obama has promised to concentrate on traveling to Mars and putting all resources into that?