Lukewarm Jobs Report in the Campaign's Final Days

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The last report before the Presidential election shows more new jobs than had been expected in October, but an increase in unemployment. Mitt Romney made the most of that in a speech in Wisconsin, saying that the President's promise of lowering unemployment had fallen short by 9 million jobs. Today, President Obama responded during a speech in Ohio, saying that Romney ads about auto manufacturing jobs being shipped to China were untrue. Jim Tankersley is economics correspondent for the National Journal.

Credits

Guest:
Jim Tankersley - New York Times - @jimtankersley

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Evan George, Christian Bordal