PBS NewsHour

Unemployment Dips to 8.5%, but How Is Overall U.S....

Clip: 01/06/2012 | 9m 20s

A surge in December hiring pushed the nation's unemployment rate to 8.5 percent, the lowest it's been in three years. Jeffrey Brown discusses the meaning of the most recent jobs report with Mesirow Financial's Diane Swonk and Mark Vitner of Wells Fargo.

Aired: 01/06/12

Rating: NR

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