Employment growth ground to a halt in August, as sagging consumer confidence discouraged already skittish U.S. businesses from hiring, keeping pressure on the Federal Reserve to provide more monetary stimulus to aid the struggling economy.

via Job growth ground to a halt in August – Business – msnbc.com.

Should any of this be a surprise?  The fools of this country elected a fool and they somehow believed an empty suit was going to fix the damage that Bush wrought.  Berry made George look thrifty and wise.  Never in their dimly-lit minds did the Obama zombies fathom a reality such as the one we all live today.  They have only their ignorant selves to blame.