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Did Census Bureau fake unemployment numbers?


Jeffrey Kuhner reports from The Washington Times:

Did President Obama win re-election on false terms? This is the question that must be answered in the wake of a recent bombshell story in The New York Post.

The Post???s John Crudele revealed that in the final months prior to the 2012 presidential election, the U.S. Census Bureau released fabricated data. In particular, in September 2012, the Census Bureau astonishingly claimed that the unemployment rate had dropped in one month from 8.1 percent to 7.8 percent. I ??? along with many others ??? said that the number was not only bogus, but had been deliberately manipulated to help Mr. Obama achieve a second term. I was right.

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