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Economists Discuss Obama's Jobs Speech

Robert Siegel talks to economists Phillip Swagel, a former assistant secretary for economic policy at the Treasury Department, and Christina Romer, President Obama's first chair of the Council of Economic Advisers.
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Schakowsky Discusses Obama's Speech

President Obama presented his plan for job creation. For more, Robert Siegel talks to Rep. Jan Schakowsky, an Illinois Democrat.
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A Recap Of Obama's Jobs Speech

President Obama presented his plan to create jobs before a joint session of Congress Thursday night. Robert Siegel talks to NPR's Mara Liasson for more on the president's speech.
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Price Discusses Obama's Speech

President Obama presented his plan for job creation. For more, Robert Siegel talks to Rep. Tom Price, a Georgia Republican.
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Obama Presents His Jobs Plan To Congress

President Obama presented his jobs plan to a joint session of Congress. For more, Robert Siegel talks to NPR's Mara Liasson, NPR's Scott Horsley and NPR's Andrea Seabrook.
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A Preview Of Obama's Jobs Speech

President Obama is slated to present his plan for job creation Thursday night. For more, Robert Siegel turns to NPR's Mara Liasson, NPR's Scott Horsley from the White House and NPR's Andrea Seabrook from the House chamber.
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Obama's Message: 'Stop The Political Circus,' Pass His Jobs Plan Now

The president says there is "nothing controversial" in his latest jobs program. It's time, he says, to "actually do something to help the economy." And he's laying out a plan he says has bipartisan appeal.

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Deficit Panel Meets, Vows To Get The Job Done

The congressional "supercommittee" tasked with slashing more than $1 trillion from the deficit met Thursday for the first time. Should the bipartisan panel fail in its mission, there are stiff consequences.
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Fact Check: Republican Debate

Health care, Social Security and job creation records were all part of Wednesday night's Republican presidential debate in Simi Valley, Calif. Robert Siegel fact checks some of their statements with NPR's Tamara Keith, NPR's Julie Rovner and NPR's Richard Harris.

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