07/08/2011 05:44 pm ET Updated Sep 07, 2011

Obama Talks Jobs And Bachmann Responds To 'Sex Appeal' Remark: Your Day In Politics (VIDEO)

President Barack Obama addressed a grim report on the state of unemployment in America, saying that the numbers confirm what most already know -- that there's a long way to go. Republicans pounced on the figures and seized the opportunity to take aim at the president. Meanwhile, GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann answered a question about a top adviser to one of her rivals saying she has "a little bit of sex appeal."

All of that and more in your day in politics news.