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."
Clear difference with Obama on cops, teachers, firemen
Tennessee Democratic Party
Says Mitt Romney has said "we don't need 'more firemen, more policemen, more teachers.' "
State numbers dubious, too
Says her congressional district has 10,000 medical-device industry jobs and 1,000 will be lost because of health-care law tax.
Jobless rate stubbornly high, but not a record
The United States has experienced "40 straight months of unemployment at 8 percent or higher."
Employment up but can't credit Jobs4TN plan
"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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