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Devastating -- But again Alan Krueger worked at Princeton University had been -- for the most part cents.
Started there in 1987 but did work in the Obama administration.
For two years during the first two years.
Of the Obama administration.
And again let's look at his pedigree his background and if He will make any changes potentially.
To economic policy coming out of the White House Peter Barnes is standing by.
Also at White House Peter.
What are you know about this guy because he's a labor economist you would think -- He would be on top of trying to come up with job creation but.
Have a say so has PRD had and two if any into this package that President Obama is gonna announce next week which -- alluded to.
Well they probably hasn't had much.
-- dig and formally because He left the Treasury Department back in November 2010 that to go back to Princeton to make sure that you keep his tenure and while over at the but you know -- may have been that -- consulting informally is obviously.
Worked for in the administration and worked with this White House and treasury and over treasury.
I can tell you that the -- initiatives that He worked on before He left course cash for clunkers for the auto industry that.
Thirty billion dollar small business lending program cap and trade oil and gas subsidies.
He is a big proponent of infrastructure.
Spending to help create jobs was a something the president just mentioned is going to be talking about when He announces his jobs to as new jobs plan.
Next week I can also tea that I went to a number of briefings with -- when He was over at the Treasury Department.
And He will not be off message of over here turned as the president's.
Top economic a spokesperson He will He will be.
A forceful advocate for the president's position but what it.
That way you they don't really quickly that that's the issue that is what all of these economic advisors face.
In the face of and but for the most part during the entire this administration so far in the face of bad news are numbers that aren't her coming in.
Below what the administration.
Had forecast you have to have a Christine around mar.
Come on and she was always quite sure be even as the numbers that came -- more rotten.
Also yeah -- be dealt with it in kind of a with a bit of humor a bit of -- -- if you well it's in his personality.
And then you're gonna have Alan -- how is He gonna have to hit how big a deal what the press and it's been.
You're right you have to have you have to be a good PR person when -- -- chairman of the president's accounts of economic advisors you have to be able to get.
And front of the TV camera and make the case for the president.
I would tell you when He was at treasury He used to do briefings on jobs and the unemployment situation He.
Was over there saying or -- not when I was going to these briefings He He insists said.
That they had jobs picture is gonna get better the jobs jobs creation was gonna get stronger thanks to the president's.
Initiatives and even when we tried to.
In a row analysts cajun get him off message.
He didn't He didn't He didn't move He just kept insisting that everything would be all right so it will -- about -- a distinct contrast with Austin Peter thank you for that Peter Barnes and -- of.
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