Lies, damn lies, and statistics
Photo by Anne C. Savage, special to Eclectablog
Rick Snyder has embarked on a concerted effort to make you believe that he has turned Michigan’s job situation around. His latest farcical campaign centers around the fact that the number of people with jobs in Michigan is up 6.6% since 2009. Woo hoo! High five! Can I get hell yeah?!
Here’s his Facebook post:
Sixth highest job growth rate in the country since 2009! Oh, baby!
Calm down. I know you’re excited. It sounds damn good, I get it. Coupla things though.
First of all, Governor Snyder didn’t become Governor Snyder until 2011.…