The Romney Plan
GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney grapples with the jobs numbers, recommending "aggressive action" to stave off any possible recession. With CNBC's John Harwood and Erin Burnett.
Jobs and 'Making Money'
A deeper analysis of the employment data by Diane Swonk, chief economist at Mesirow Financial and Holly Liss, vice president at Citi. They join CNBC's Sue Herera and Rick Santelli in a segment of the special series, "Making Money Across America."
Retail And The 'R' Word
Robert Reich, ex-Labor Department secretary, and Larry Kudlow, host of "Kudlow & Co." debate whether a possible consumer pullback could trigger a recession. With CNBC's Rick Santelli, Steve Liesman and Mary Thompson.
Business Bullying Bernanke?
Discussing whether Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke should stay the course. With Greg Ip, economics reporter at The Wall Street Journal; Nariman Behravesh, chief economist at Global Insight; and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Sue Herera and Erin Burnett.
The broader view of the markets' reaction to the employment report, with Gary Kaminsky, managing director at Neuberger Berman, and CNBC's David Faber.
White House View
The Bush administration's take on the jobs data, with Edward Lazear, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, and CNBC's Erin Burnett.
Strategists Debate The Numbers
August non-farm payroll employment dropped by 4,000, the weakest monthly report in four years. Offering their insights are Jack Bouroudjian, principal at Brewer Investment Group; Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody's Economy.com; Vince Farrell, managing director at Scotsman Capital; Bob Barbera, chief economist for ITG; and CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and Steve Liesman.