Pennsylvania's jobs disaster grew worse in September and October. Pennsylvania actually lost 7,400 jobs in September and gained zero in October. This astonishingly bad news came late, because the Bureau of Labor Statistics were delayed by the federal government shutdown!
Pennsylvania's jobs performance gets worse, even as America creates more jobs. The Arizona State University jobs index shows that America created 2, 299,000 jobs from October 2012 to October 2013.
Pennsylvania's worsening jobs performance is clearly shown in the bar graph below that was produced by the Keystone Research Center. There is no way to put lipstick on this pig: