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Large Numbers of Law, Week of 9/5/11

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This week we take a look at some of the numbers that came up in the Republican Primary "Debate" on Wednesday.


$1.79 - The price of gasoline in 2009 when Obama took office.


5.9% - Utah's job growth under John Huntsman, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics population survey.

#1 - Utah's rank for job growth under the same.

4.9% - Utah's job growth under Huntsman, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics study of payroll data (BLS's preferred metric).

#4 - Utah's rank for job growth under the same, behind Wyoming, North Dakota, and Texas.


800,000 - Number of jobs lost due to Obamacare, according to the Congressional Budget Office, according to Michelle Bachman

800,000 - Number of people retiring due to Obamacare, according to the Congressional Budget Office.

1.6 million - Difference in jobs between Bachman's projections and reality, if businesses hire new workers to replace retirees.


20,000 - Increase in border patrol agents since 2004.

31% - Increase in drug seizures.

64% - Increase in weapon seizures (Fast and Furious notwithstanding).

75% - Increase in monetary seizures.


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