The number of unemployed black people has fallen to a 17-year low under President Donald Trump.
As the left works hard to create the caricature of a “racist” president, the numbers suggest he is far better for the black community than his predecessor, former President Obama, was.
A sharp increase in black unemployment reached its peak of 16.8 percent in March, 2010, about a year after former President Obama’s 2009 inauguration, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics.
Black unemployment is traditionally double that of white Americans, since records began being kept in 1954, according to a 2013 study by Pew Research, but the numbers are neck and neck for nearly the entire first year of the Obama presidency.
The overall unemployment has fallen to 4.3 percent nationally, with African-Americans at 7.5 percent.
But will President Trump be given credit by anyone on the left for the steep decline in black unemployment?
If social media is any indication, the answer is, not likely.
Dumb libs trying to credit Black Unemployment being down because of Obama. Yeah, it magically dropped to a 17 year low cause he left office. pic.twitter.com/11W6T9wKNe
— Wade(COVFEFE) Wilson (@COVFEFE_ALL_DAY) June 25, 2017
So, they just gonna pretend and expect everybody to believe Trump is responsible 4 “Black Unemployment being lowest in 17 years”?
— lovehope (@lovehope) June 25, 2017
Ok then, who is?
Yes because not only does Obama not get blamed for anything bad (Bush’s fault) Trump gets no credit for anything good (Obama’s ghost did it)
— JohnPolling ?? (@hookem5746) June 25, 2017
Democrats: “Trump hates blacks!”
BLS: “Black unemployment hits lowest rate in 17 years!”
— Bill Mitchell (@mitchellvii) June 25, 2017
I you were afraid the tweets wouldn’t become ridiculous and asinine, fear not.
The black unemployment level is at its lowest in 17 years because President Trump is having cops kill all the unemployed black people.
— Laguna Beach Antifa (@LagBeachAntifa) June 25, 2017
But, in fairness, there was stiff competition for dumbest tweet.
“Black Unemployment” Pleez know a rich man whos in the process of omitting healthcare&mill.of jobs 4Amer.Has not1 concern abt black Unemp.
— Donnedia Edmond (@donnedia) June 25, 2017
— Sailor Mars ♈ (@KayBearK21) June 25, 2017
— ILOVEMYSAINTS (@syclakerfan) June 25, 2017
You might notice that other than stomping their feet in a tantrum, no one is giving an alternative reason for the decline in black unemployment. Only anti-President Trump statements.
When he campaigned for president, President Trump asked black Americans “what the hell do you have to lose” in giving him a chance, and a vote.
And he has shown, in a mere three months, that they had a ton to gain.
Those who were able to see past blind hatred for the president touted that fact.
— Boca Vista (@bocavista2016) June 25, 2017
Black unemployment hits lowest rate in 17 yrs!
“…living in poverty, 58% of your youth is unemployed, what the hell do you have to lose!” pic.twitter.com/GfvWqZsZJm
— Susie ?????? (@5U5ie777) June 25, 2017
Yep!,… I’d say Trump is on his way to making the democratic party,….OBSOLETE…
“Black Unemployment” pic.twitter.com/G1iMZpAjyg
— BlackFam4Trump (@BlckFamforTrump) June 25, 2017
Trump wants you to work. Obama deliberately didn’t help “black unemployment” but kept ppl dependent on gov, opp of being free #SundayMorning
— ?? Mary Anne ? (@maryanneinct) June 25, 2017
Since Nov 8 election, Trump has helped lower black unemployment before he was even sworn in.
Yet, blacks would still vote for democrats pic.twitter.com/Ypv99OT8pC
— Red Pill Revolution (@RedPillRe) June 25, 2017
— Delictum (@delictum) June 25, 2017
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