James Pethokoukis

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9.6 reasons why the jobs report is bad for Democrats

October 8, 2010

How bad was the September jobs report? Even the White House had trouble spinning it. As economic adviser Austan Goolsbee wrote on his WH blog: “Given the volatility in the monthly employment and unemployment data, it is important not to read too much into any one monthly report.” But this chart sort of says it all:

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