By the way, the following data is endorsed by Gov. Walker:
jsonline: Wisconsin ranked 42 out of the 50 states in private-sector job creation, according to the latest available government jobs data that is deemed credible by economists.Or is holding political power more important? We know the answer to that. Here's the Journal Sentinel graph:
The data covers the 12 months from June 2011 to June 2012 and is based on a census of 96% of the nation's public and private sector employers, making it the most thorough and accurate reading of hiring in America. But the Quarterly Census on Earnings and Wages, as the quarterly report is formally known, comes with a time lag of as long as seven months.