by Alan Pyke Posted on March 13, 2014
The deal would restore weeks of missed payments for millions of unemployed people and their families, but let the program lapse again in May.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 7, 2014
Analysts had expected 149,000 jobs to be added.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 4, 2014
Meet one woman struggling with long-term unemployment without a benefit check to rely on.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 27, 2014
The solar industry's workforce is projected to grow substantially in the coming years, making it a key opportunity for boosting veterans' employment.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 27, 2014
Black men start out behind and have the odds stacked against them in getting a job and earning decent pay.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 7, 2014
The wages of the long-term unemployed suffer even more.
by Alan Pyke Posted on February 5, 2014 Updated: February 5, 2014
A Republican lawmaker justifies his party's blockade of crucial aid to the long-term unemployed by calling the program "immoral."
by Posted on February 4, 2014 Updated: February 4, 2014
New data shows the deficit falling over the next few years, removing Congress's excuse for inaction on the economy.
by Posted on January 29, 2014 Updated: January 29, 2014
Yet Congress hasn't been able to reach a deal to extend the long-term unemployment benefits program.
by Mike Rivera & Mason Atkins Posted on January 28, 2014
Among the attendees are four guests who do not fit the usual mold but represent pressing economic challenges.