07/11/2011 08:59 am ET | Updated Sep 10, 2011

Krugman: America's Weak Job Growth Is A 'Choice, Not A Necessity'

If you were shocked by Friday's job report, if you thought we were doing well and were taken aback by the bad news, you haven't been paying attention. The fact is, the United States economy has been stuck in a rut for a year and a half.

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