GE’s Immelt leads Obama economic panel on jobs
All right get our your pencils, class — here is your Marketplace Friday pop quiz: How do you know the White House is trying to move on from the financial crisis and recession? Well, A) because the president says so all the time. But B) because today he dissolved his economic recovery panel and replaced it with a new Jobs and Competitiveness Council. Jeff Immelt, the CEO of General Electric is going to be in charge — just the latest White House move to make nice with American business.