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Friday, August 2, 2013

The President’s Economic Agenda

President Barack Obama speaks at an Amazon.com distribution center on Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Chattanooga, Tenn. (Mark Humphrey/AP)

President Barack Obama speaks at an Amazon.com distribution center on Tuesday, July 30, 2013, in Chattanooga, Tenn. (Mark Humphrey/AP)

The jobs numbers are out as President Obama wrapped up his economic tour this week.

On his last stop in Chattanooga, Tennessee he announced his proposal for a “grand bargain” starting by lowering the corporate income tax rate.

NPR’s Ari Shapiro was traveling with the president and he joins us for more on the president’s economic agenda.

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