Unemployment and the President

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Monday, September 05, 2011

Job seekers look for employment at a job fair in Los Angeles on September 20, 2010 Job seekers look for employment at a job fair in Los Angeles on September 20, 2010 (Getty Images)

New unemployment numbers show zero job growth. What could this mean for the upcoming presidential elections? On today's Washington Report, WQXR's Kerry Nolan speaks with chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times David Sanger about the political implications of the job numbers, the Republican candidate debate, and why the president's foreign policy successes are not helping him much at home. 

Guests:

David Sanger

Hosted by:

Kerry Nolan

Produced by:

Alec Hamilton
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