What We’re Watching 11/4/11

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This chart, regularly referenced on our show, illustrates the job growth under President Obama as compared with the job growth in the final months of George W. Bush's presidency.
This chart, regularly referenced on our show, illustrates the job growth under President Obama as compared with the job growth in the final months of George W. Bush's presidency.

The economy added a net 80,000 jobs in October, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dropping the unemployment rate slightly to 9.0%.  This includes a loss of 24,000 government jobs.

Herman Cain seems to have survived a rough week politically. The republican presidential candidate even publically embraced his ties to the Koch brothers.

With four days left until Ohio voters decide the fate of SB-5/Issue 2, right-wing groups from around the nation are pouring in ad money in support of the measure.  And if you haven’t heard by now, The Ed Show will be broadcasting live from Columbus, OH, at the Columbus Firefighters Union Hall this coming Monday and Tuesday!

What We're Watching 11/4/11

Updated