Thursday, 19 July 2012 02:43

Americans Joining Disability Now Outpacing Americans Finding Jobs

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"Between April-June 2012, an estimated 246,000 Americans were added to Social Security's disability insurance program. In that same time period, only 225,000 American jobs were created.

These alarming numbers, though, are part of a wider trend, as another chart, also set to be released later today, since 2008, 3.6. million Americans have been added to Social Security's disability insurance program. In that same time period, a net total of 1.3 million jobs were lost."

Weekly Standard article

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