Jobless rate tops 10%

Double digit unemployment.

President Barack Obama called the new jobs report another illustration of why much more work is needed to spur business creation and consumer spending. Noting legislation he’s signing to provide additional unemployment benefits for laid-off workers, Obama said, “I will not rest until all Americans who want work can find work.”

Then he said, “now watch this drive.”

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  1. Did he give another shout out to some random person in the room, chuckle and then get on with the sober business?