Fact: Unemployment is higher today than it was in May 2010—
Éoin Clarke (@DrEoinCl) October 16, 2013
According to the Office of National Statistics in May 2010 UK unemployment increased to 2.51 million or a rate of 8%.
According to the Office of National Statistics in a release yesterday in August 2013 UK unemployment decreased to 2.49 million and the unemployment rate dropped to 7.7%
Éoin Clarke is an idiot…
UPDATE: A number of readers in the comments are asking “Who is Éoin Clarke?”. He is an idiot.