The Senate should be looking for ways to jumpstart the economy — but not at the expense of those who suffered the most from the crisis.
National Urban League crunches numbers on joblessness and outlines solutions to the long-term unemployment crisis.
Afghanistan, the racial wealth gap, and a student sit-in.
A firsthand account of the showdown.
Obama should slim down his agenda to two things: health care and jobs.
This year, we need to recognize that the government, not the private sector, is the best tool for job creation.
With the unemployment rate still in double digits, the Obama administration must step up to the plate and strengthen the job market.
The economic crisis is still on the rise for millions of Americans, while at the same time the social safety net is failing to support many of them.
Like the levees in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, the safety net is failing Americans battered by the ‘Great Recession’ of 2008-2009.
Our ‘social safety net’ isn’t holding up at a time when we need it most.
A new report finds military hardware we don’t need isn’t as great for job creation as advertised.
The political debate over the trade deal is long overdue.
Don’t do it with military spending or tax cuts, a new study shows.