Fact Check: President Obama's Record on Jobs

Last night, President Obama mounted a vigorous defense of his administration's record on jobs, a key issue as voters prepare for the midterm elections. But was everything the president said factual? "The problem was we lost 4 million jobs before I was sworn in," Obama said. That's true. From December 2007 to January 2009, while President Bush was in office, the nation lost a total of 4.3 million jobs, more than half of the nearly 8 million jobs that have disappeared since the recession...Full Story
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