August 2, 2019: Jobs Report Overshadowed By Tariffs; Trump Rally

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The U.S. economy added 164,000 jobs in July, but that was overshadowed by President Trump's announcement that he would be placing new tariffs on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods. And, President Trump held a rally in front of a huge crowd of supporters in Cincinnati on Thursday night. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson was there and gives his impression of the event. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's August 2, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on August 2, 2019.


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