Good News for Obama? U.S. Economic Growth Picked Up in Third Quarter

Democrats lauded the Department of Commerce announcement that growth in the third quarter exceeded projections, while Romney described it as 'discouraging economic news.'

After the encouraging September jobs report that revealed the U.S. unemployment rate had fallen to 7.8 percent - the lowest since 2009 - the Obama camp got another boost when the Department of Commerce said on Friday that in the...