by Bryce Covert Mar 16, 2015
Working families headed by people of color are twice as likely to be poor as white families.
by Bryce Covert Mar 6, 2015
Analysts had expected 240,000 jobs to be added.
by Bryce Covert Feb 6, 2015
Revisions for how many jobs added last year brought the total to 2.1 million.
by Bryce Covert Jan 9, 2015
The economy added 252,000 jobs in December while wages fell by 5 cents.
by Bryce Covert Jan 7, 2015
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell claims the economic uptick coincides with the anticipation of a newly elected Republican Congress.
by Jeff Spross Nov 12, 2014
Because the economy is running below capacity, meeting the deal's requirements could actually mean employing workers and capital that would otherwise be lying idle.
by Bryce Covert Nov 7, 2014
Analysts had expected 235,000 jobs to be added.
by Bryce Covert Oct 3, 2014
Analysts had expected 215,000 jobs to be added.
by Jeff Spross Oct 2, 2014
The health benefits of the reduced power plant pollution would result in 3,500 fewer premature deaths, 1,000 fewer hospital visits, and 220 fewer heart attacks every year.
by Igor Volsky Sep 19, 2014
"If you wanted something you worked for it," Boehner said, adding, "Trust me, I did it all."