Federal regulators

277,000: Fed Regulators Have More Than Quadrupled Since 1960

James Gattuso, CNS News

Even when the rest of the country is doing poorly, the regulators do well. From 2014 to 2015, the economy grew by only 2.6 percent, while the regulatory business grew by 4.3 percent. So if you’re looking for work and the private sector isn’t hiring, you can always try finding work as a bureaucrat in the industry that never shrinks.