PBS NewsHour

What job growth? Voters still pessimistic about the economy

Clip: 03/14/2016 | 5m 35s

This year’s election has been dominated by economic anxiety, though the nation’s unemployment rate is at its post-recession lowest and there have been six consecutive years of job growth. As a joint project of the NewsHour, American Public Media’s Marketplace and Frontline, Kai Ryssdal of Marketplace joins Judy Woodruff to discuss why many Americans feel the economy is rigged against them.

Aired: 03/14/16

Rating: NR

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