Jobs, health care and Italy are all On Our Radar today:
The jobs report is in! In the month of November 178,000 jobs have been added to the labor market, despite manufacturing and retail taking a slight hit. The big takeaway; the unemployment rate is the lowest in 9 years at 4.6%. Tune in to Mornings with Maria right now for a complete breakdown.
Obamacare In Critical?
Trump nominated one of Obamacareâ€™s biggest critics, Rep. Tom Price, to secretary of Health and Human Services. Refundable tax credits, opt-out options for Medicare and Medicaid recipients and states regaining control are all must-haves for Price. Just how would the plan shake out?
Peter Barnes offers powerful insight and analysis.
Italyâ€™s people head to the polls this weekend to cast their vote on constitutional reform. Currently, itâ€™s a tossup which way the Italians will vote, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi saying he will step down if the referendum gets the â€œnoâ€ vote. Some investors and analysts are worried a no vote could hit the markets, especially banking sectors and impact the already shaky Euro.
Watch Countdown to the Closing Bell with Liz Claman, 3 pm ET, for a quick breakdown and preview to the major vote!
Don't Miss This!
Today at 1:30pm ET on Cavuto Coast to Coast when former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer sits down with Neil. From President-elect Trump's business policies, cabinet picks the marketâ€™s upswing and more ... Ballmer shares insight!