The US unemployment “crisis” is being addressed by the Obama administration. As just one example, the FDIC is set to hire over 1600 new employees as the FDIC gears up for ever more bank failures in 2010:
In conjunction with its approval of the 2010 operating budget, the Board [of FDIC] also approved an authorized 2010 staffing level of 8,653 employees, up from 7,010 in 2009 [up 23%]. (Source)
See? There’s plenty of jobs out there!
Who could have known?
California is particularly blessed in the bankruptcy sector:
The latest data show [California] small-business bankruptcies up 81% in the state for the 12 months ended Sept. 30, compared with the previous year. Filings nationwide were up 44%, according to the credit analysis firm Equifax Inc. (Source)