By Bryce Covert on October 23, 2013
The recent brinkmanship quickly cost the economy jobs and growth.
By Bryce Covert on October 22, 2013
Analysts had expected 185,000 jobs to be added.
By Josh Israel on October 15, 2013
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) has so far fallen well short on his promise of 250,000 new jobs by 2015.
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By Aviva Shen on October 10, 2013
About 15,000 of last week's unemployment benefit applications came from laid-off government contractors.
By Bryce Covert on October 1, 2013
Employment among young people has dropped and they are earning less than past decades.
By Bryce Covert on September 6, 2013
Analysts had expected 180,000 jobs to be added.
By Bryce Covert on August 26, 2013
They look a lot like other unemployed people -- and are even better educated.
By Bryce Covert on August 23, 2013
Sequestration may push the DoD to fire workers instead of just furloughing them.
In comparison, a little more than 10 percent of white workers are underemployed.
By Bryce Covert on August 22, 2013
Evidence shows raising the wage doesn't kill jobs and could even help businesses.