February 2, 2011 Headlines: China and Europe, Unemployment by State, Factory Activity Up, and More

Posted by smorgante on 02/02/2012

AP: China may contribute to Europe’s bailout fund.

The Hill: If unemployment doesn’t keep falling, it’s very bad news for President Obama.

Ezra Klein: Taking Speaker Boehner to task for his view on infrastructure projects.

WSJ: State-by-state unemployment.

NYT: China’s state-run media attacks critics of a crackdown on Tibetans.

The Hill: Factory growth was the fastest in 7 months.

NYT: Manufacturing and construction both are growing industries.

MM: China’s production quotas on rare earth minerals barely skirt WTO regulations.

WSJ: A chart showing factory activity across the globe.

 

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