Statements about Jobs
Says that "when Congressman (Steve) Cohen took office in 2007, the unemployment rate was at 4.8 percent. The unemployment rate in Shelby County has reached 9.7 percent."
Says Mitt Romney has said "we don't need 'more firemen, more policemen, more teachers.' "
Says her congressional district has 10,000 medical-device industry jobs and 1,000 will be lost because of health-care law tax.
The United States has experienced "40 straight months of unemployment at 8 percent or higher."
"In 2011, there were more than 28,000 new Tennessee jobs created and over $4 billion in capital investment. Our Jobs4TN plan is working."
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