Here is the Obama August jobs report speech video from Fri. Sept. 3, 2010. President Barack Obama addresses the 9.6 percent unemployment rate in a statement to the press at the White House Rose Garden. Speech time is 10:00 a.m. ET Watch live stream video below. Thereafter check back for the full video, and transcript text.
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You can also watch the speech video on CSPAN.
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Link Live web-feed video. The event can also be seen on CNN Live and at WhiteHouse.gov. The event can also be seen via the White House iPhone app, a free download.
The President will speak about the newly released Aug. 2010 jobs numbers. According to the Labor Dept. report, in total, 54,000 jobs were lost in the U.S. including 114,000 temporary jobs with the U.S. Census Bureau. A net total of 67,000 new jobs were added.
You can read the complete report here: The Employment Situation Summary – August 2010.
Today’s complete itinerary is here: President Obama official schedule and guidance, Sept. 3, 2010.
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