That's a question a lot of Americans are asking as the June unemployment rate climbs to 9.2 percent.
FOX News Radio's Jared Halpern has more from Washington DC:
President Obama spoke about the poor job figures Friday. He spoke about the lack of jobs being created and how we have a "big hole to fill" in our Economy to get things back on track.
Listen HERE to his comments:
No shortage of reaction from Congress to the unemployment figures.
Rep Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) had this to say:
Rep Mike Pence (R-IN) had this reaction: