mitt romney *(Via Yahoo News) – Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney called a disappointing U.S. jobs report for May “devastating news” on Friday and a sign that President Barack Obama’s economic policies have failed.

Romney moved quickly to take political advantage of the Labor Department’s report that U.S. unemployment had moved up slightly to 8.2 percent in May from 8.1 percent, with the economy adding only 69,000 jobs for the month, far fewer than anticipated.

“Today’s weak jobs report is devastating news for American workers and American families,” he said in a statement.

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