A list of conservatives who have gone silent on the labor participation rate under Trump

Remember when Obama was president and conservatives were obsessed with the labor participation rate? Like they wouldn’t shut up about it, especially on months when there was strong job growth? It’s stayed steady during Trump’s tenure. I wonder why we never hear about it anymore?

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Labor participation rate

These are all tweets from before Trump took office:

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