Back to (jobs) square one

Chart via Kevin Drum who notes, as well as others, that with todays job’s report President Obama can now say he’s presided over total net job growth (because these things only matter in so much as they can be spun, of course):

It’s been a long time (too long) coming, but we’re back to square one.

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2 responses to “Back to (jobs) square one

    • All I wrote was that he “can now say he’s presided over total net job growth,” which is not an indictment of Obama. It’s a snapshot of how long it’s taken us to get back to this point in employment against the backdrop of political optics.

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