Bureau of Labor Statistics
Engineering positions have increased with a demand in construction, infrastructure, water treatment, health care and computers. People with degrees and experience in these fields can find career success and personal satisfaction.
While most would agree the field of technology is growing, there is more to the industry that being educated and then actually working on technology.
Federal figures reflect workers who have given up, and part-timers who want more.
There is a new breed of truthers on the right. Joining the paranoid ranks of the advocates of a government role in 9-11 and the birthers fascination with President Obama’s birth certificate are conservatives that believe the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is making up jobs numbers to benefit President Obama.