Have you ever wondered why the CPI, GDP and employment numbers run counter to your personal and business experiences? The problem lies in biased and often-manipulated government reporting.
It’s so hard to find the truth. The freedom of the press ain’t been working out too well for us lately as the media has pretty much stopped doing any serious investigative reporting. If anything they’ve helped masked the truth, so it’s pretty much up to us… thank goodness for the Internet.
Here’s a site that can help explain why the numbers haven’t been adding up for you.
Shadow Government Statistics
Analysis Behind and Beyond Government Economic Reporting
There’s a lot of information there and it is a bit daunting but be sure to check out the Primers & Reports section.