The unemployment rate (6.2 percent) and the number of unemployed persons (9.7 million) changed little in July. During the past 12 months, the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed persons have declined by 1.1 percentage points and 1.7 million, respectively. The count of America's poor remains stuck at a record number: 46.2 million, or 15 percent of the population, due in part to lingering high unemployment
Congress and President Obama administration have yet to design a co-branded signature jobs creation bill to get 9.7 million Americans gainfully employed. A job creation package that would satisfy the employment needs of the country’s current generation and future generation. According to a recent report posted by the Washington Post June 9, 3 million Americans are now without unemployment benefits. According to Newsday, fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week concerning the data obtained August 7, form the BLS.gov.
Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream. According to a survey posted by the Huffington Post
"If you do try to go apply for a job, they're not hiring people, and they're not paying that much to even go to work," Irene Salyers, 52, of Buchanan County, Va., a declining coal region in Appalachia.
Without a doubt, the most urgent challenge that we face right now is getting our economy to grow faster and to create more jobs…. we can’t wait for an increasingly dysfunctional Congress to do its job. Where they won’t act, I will." —President Barack Obama, October 24, 2011
The current bill, aimed at government contractors and veterans, is so far the only piece of President Barack Obama's $447 billion job-creation package to clear Congress.
"This is a good first step, but it is only a step. Congress needs to pass the rest of my American Jobs Act so that we can create jobs and put money in the pockets of the middle class." Apparently this is not happing anytime soon with immigration reform, international politics concerning Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine in March after pro-Western protesters in Kiev drove from power a president with close ties to Moscow. The missile attack of a commercial Malaysian airliner over Ukraine, killing 298, with all that is looming, President Obama second term curse has caught up with him, it seems that Americans are once again left to their own devices to find employment to provide for future generation. The brilliant Nate Silver explains the second term curse in detail.
Below is a list of best work at home companies without the bureaucratic nonsense of the typical recruitment process of behavioral tests with no follow up. The companies below take the human approach and respond to every individual for a work at home opportunity. The benefits of working at home are the amount of money it saves on gas and the decreased overhead. The uniqueness of the 1099 Contractor is you can work as little or as much as you need in order to provide for your family. 1099 offers flexibility for families with certain time constraints.
Delta Airlines $11.30 per hour W2 Employer, Delta Air Lines, Inc. is a major American airline, with its headquarters and largest hub at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia.
Enterprise Holding $12.45-$18 per hour W2 Employer, Enterprise Holdings is the corporate parent of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo Car Rent A Car, National Car Rental and Enterprise CarShare.
USA Contact Point $13-$20 per hour 1099 or W2 Employer, the entire platform is based on Google Chrome. The training is four hours and pay is weekly.
15 companies that offer legitimate work-at-home jobs and Forbes compiled the best list of 100 organizations offering work from home options with well known organizations.
The press release of the Jobs Act can be found here WhiteHouse.Gov