Submitted By Todd on May 27th at 10:10am
There's talk at the White House of need for a new stimulus.
Larry Summers, President Barack Obama’s top economic adviser, has asked Congress to "grit its teeth" and approve a fresh fiscal boost of $200bn to keep growth on track. "We are nearly 8m jobs short of normal employment. For millions of Americans the economic emergency grinds on," he said.And there's John Kerry talk.
Times are tough, especially among those still looking for good jobs, but Sen. John Kerry doesn't think Washington's to blame. In fact the former Democratic presidential candidate, concerned with the anger voters are aiming at Washington, says that his party and President Obama are doing a ship-shape job. [See which industries contribute to Kerry's campaign.] "We've come back," he says of the nation, Wall Street, and the economy. "This is an amazing resurgence."Who ya gonna call?