Will President Obama’s investment proposals be passed before November?

According to the BLS’ “The Employment Situation – July 2012” report, 5.2 million Americans have been without work for at least 27 weeks, accounting for more than 40 percent of the nation’s unemployed.
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Will President Obama’s latest jobs bills improve the national economy?

Throughout the last two years, considerable economic progress has occurred within the United States. Since March 2010 alone, 4.4 million private sector jobs have been generated, while the national unemployment rate has fallen markedly, from 9.7 to 8.2 percent.
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Will President Obama’s “Congress To-Do List” of initiatives be passed this year?

From December 2011 to February 2012, the national economy generated an average of 252,000 new jobs per month. Since then, only 96,000 new jobs have been added to the economy each month, on average.

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Where is the economy headed?

During the last week of April, the U.S. Department of Commerce released its latest report concerning first quarter 2012 economic growth projections.
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