President Obama blames Congress for weak jobs report

President Obama on Friday put the blame for a  weaker-than-expected May jobs report on Congress, saying lawmakers' inaction stymied economic recovery. "Right now, Congress should pass a bill to prevent more layoffs," Obama told an audience gathered at Honeywell's Golden Valley, Minn. facility, which the president had earlier toured. Obama said Congress has not passed enough provisions of the his jobs plan ("there's no excuse for it," he said) and must work immediately to...Full Story
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