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Politico: Job woes rattle Obama’s strategy

by Lisa Mathias

Glenn Thrush and Josh Boak released a story today on Politico’s website about the job creation and unemployment numbers released today. Department of Labor said that 69,000 jobs were created in May, and unemployment is at 8.2%. The WG’s David Winston says that Obama needs to tell the country what he’ll do about these numbers:

“The president has to address what he is going to do to change things rather than staying the same policy course he charted which has brought us to this point,” GOP pollster David Winston said.
“This was a bad report, not only in terms of the limited jobs created and the increase in the unemployment rate but the revision downward of the previous two months as well. This comes on top of the economic growth rate being revised downward to 1.9%.”

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