Bernanke Slams Lack Of Job Creation, Laments State Of Economy

From comments earlier by the Fed Chairman:

10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: 100,000/MONTH JOB GAIN INSUFFICIENT TO CUT UNEMP MUCH
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: SLOW LABOR MKT RECOV,JOB UNCERTAINTY HURTS CONF,SPNDG
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: TO TAKE 'SIGNIFICANT TIME'TO RESTORE 8.5MLN LOST JOBS
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: SMALL BIZ HARD HIT BY TIGHT CREDIT; BANKS MUST LEND
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: BANKS BETTER BUT MUCH TROUBLED LOANS, TIGHT LEND STDS

10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: GREEK AID, STRESS TESTS HAVE REDUCED EUROPE CONCERN
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: FIN CONDITIONS LESS SUPPORTIVE OF GRWTH DUE TO EUROPE
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: CONSUMER SPEND TO PICK UP FROM RECENT MODERATE PACE
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: STATE/LOCAL BUDGET CUTS 'WEIGHING ON ECON ACTIVITY'
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: INFL 'WILL REMAIN SUBDUED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE YEARS'
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: HOUSING WEAK, 'TIGHT CREDIT' HOLDING BACK INVESTMENT
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: 'NOTABLE RESTRAINTS ON THE RECOVERY PERSIST'
10:10 08/02 BERNANKE: 'CONSIDERABLE WAY TO GO TO ACHIEVE FULL RECOVERY'