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Analysts are looking at February as a not-so-bad month for unemployment, with the U.S. economy losing fewer jobs than expected for the month, while the unemployment rate remained stubbornly high at 9.7 percent.

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The short month of February was long on economic problems, as 63,000 U.S. jobs were lost over the 29 days. In other words, for those betting that a recession isn't around the corner, the outlook is dim.

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Though March dealt him some disappointments, February was very good to Barack Obama. His campaign blew away records by raising $55 million -- that's $20 million more than the amount taken in by Hillary Clinton, who had her best month yet. But the best news of all for Obama is that, according to The Hotline, $54 million of that money can be used in the primaries.

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"These budget numbers are not just estimates; these are the actual results for the fiscal year that ended February the 30th" -- Our president, Oct

  • As blogger Brad DeLong points out, February didn't have 30 days even in Julius Caesar's time
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