Job Numbers Friday: Unemployment Rises to 9.8%

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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest jobs numbers, which put unemployment at 9.8%, and how plans by Obama’s deficit reduction committee may impact small businesses.

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Jobs Up 39,000, Well Below Hopes as Rate Hits 9.8%
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Report of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform
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