Job Growth Bush left office with the economy losing 10 Million jobs per year. (That was the rate of loss in January (see graph).) Obama’s Job Stimulus stopped the losses in record time. As of 10/7/2012, 5.2 Million private-sector jobs had been added. Next ⇒ Detroit’s rebound ⇒ This time was faster Sign up for the free zFacts Newsletter We'll never sell or give out your email. And opt-out is easy.