Those Unemployment Numbers

In August, 114,000 jobs were added to the economy and the unemployment rate dropped to 7.8 percent, but that doesn't mean Obama should start bragging.

by

Fortify your mind! Join the Prospect today

Support The American Prospect's independent, nonprofit journalism by becoming a member today. You will stay engaged with the best and brightest political and public policy reporting and analyses, and help keep this website free from paywalls and open for all to read. Our membership levels offer a range of perks including an opt-in to receive the print magazine by mail.