The Labor Department released July jobs numbers last week. The figures were better than analysts predicted.
The U.S. added 163,000 jobs in July, even though the unemployment rate ticked up to 8.3 percent.
President Obama focused on the bright spots of that report during a campaign event in Washington on Friday. Mitt Romney heaped more blame on the president for the grindingly slow pace of our economic recovery.
Republican Strategist Jack Burkman and Democratic Strategist Richard Fowler discussed that and other topics on Capital Insider.