Patrice Hill on the Unemployment Rate
Patrice Hill talked about unemployment and the economic situation and responded to telephone calls and electronic commumications. The… read more
Patrice Hill talked about unemployment and the economic situation and responded to telephone calls and electronic commumications. The previous day, the Labor Department announced a rise in the unemployment rate to 8.2% from 8.1%. She discussed who and what industries were most affected, plus other related economic news including a revision of the Gross Domestic Product figure for the first quarter from 2.2% to 1.9 percent.
She responded to a video clip of comments about the economy made the previous day by President Obama during a speech at Honeywell Golden Valley Facility near Minneapolis.
The program closed with a video clip of Robert Khuzami, director of the Enforcement Division of the Securities and Exchange Commission, being interviewed the previous day for “Newsmakers.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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