The Madeleine Brand Show for June 1, 2012

The effect of declining jobs on Obama campaign

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By signing the JOBS Act, President Obama likely didn't buy himself much relief from GOP charges he's hurt job creation.

After digesting the gloomy jobs numbers this morning, we got to wondering what options there are going forward.

PBS NewsHour's political editor Christina Bellantoni joins the show to look ahead and discuss what President Obama might do to improve things before the November election.


Christina Bellantoni is a political editor for PBS NewsHour.

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