by Bryce Covert Posted on June 6, 2014 Updated: June 6, 2014
Analysts had expected 215,000 jobs to be added.
by Jeff Spross Posted on June 5, 2014 Updated: June 5, 2014
The latest talking point from critics is that the rules will hurt low-income Americans. But economist Dean Baker says that just isn't so.
by Bryce Covert Posted on June 5, 2014
If a college graduate ends up in a job that doesn't use her degree, she'll suffer the consequences for years to come.
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by Jeff Spross Posted on May 28, 2014 Updated: May 28, 2014
The Chamber's analysis is likely the latest in a long history of "doom and gloom" predictions that overstate the costs and vastly lowball the benefits of cutting carbon dioxide and other pollutants.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 26, 2014
The good news is that jobs have bounced back, but middle class jobs are disappearing.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 20, 2014
Black college graduates fare much worse in the job market than all other grads.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 16, 2014
Washington state has the country's highest minimum wage and also tops the chart for small business job growth.
If the Highway Trust Fund runs out of money by the summer, thousands of construction workers will have to sit idle.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 6, 2014
That's just the immediate effects -- more jobs and growth will be created in the long term.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 2, 2014
Analysts had expected 210,000 jobs to be added.