The graph cogently illustrates the urgency being discussed and what makes this recession so special. The number of jobs lost in such a short amount of time is the screaming siren. The Republicans claim to have found their voice…and it’s a voice of unreason.
Rachel Maddow does a postmortem on Obama’s first press conference with David Axelrod, counselor to the President. The economy of course dominates the discussion as well as efforts at bipartisanship.