Diane Swonk

President Obama; Mitt Romney, GOP challenger. (Brendan Hoffman, Justin Sullivan, respectively/Getty Images)

Presidential Candidates Latch Onto Latest Job Numbers

There were more jobs out there, but also more people looking for them. And both candidates tried to use that fact to their advantage, CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.


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Expert: Price Hikes Don’t Mean Runaway Inflation

With oil and food prices surging, the consumer inflation rate rose last month at its fastest pace in nearly two years, up half a percent in February.

WBBM Newsradio–03/17/2011