3/25/2012

Geithner brags about how well job growth has been going during "recovery"

From his remarks before the Economic Club of New York on 3/15/2012

How has the economy performed since that early start?

Since the summer of 2009, the economy has expanded at an average annual rate of 2.5 percent.

Over the last two years, the economy has added 3.9 million private sector jobs.

Growth has been very broad-based, with strength in agriculture, energy, manufacturing, services, and high tech.


So how does job growth compare to past recoveries?




His address is on CSPAN here.

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