Feb 12, 2013 Juli Niemann, an analyst with Smith Moore & Company, shares her thoughts on what Obama will highlight and the state of jobs and the economy.
Feb 12, 2013 Perhaps every successful politician promises employment. But looking back at the president's first term, where have the jobs actually come from?
Feb 4, 2013 As movies go digital, a film projectionist talks about how it feels to be one of the last of his kind.
Feb 1, 2013 In its jobs report for the month of January, the Labor Department made major revisions to its numbers for the months of November and December, revealing even stronger job growth at the end of the year than previously thought.
Feb 1, 2013 A report out today revealed that 157,000 jobs were created in January, but the unemployment rate actually rose to 7.9 percent. Take the average of the two, and it looks like more of the same: slow, but steady, growth.
Jan 31, 2013 According to a new report, January layoffs were up 24 percent from December but down 24 percent from the previous year, which could indicate relatively low unemployment rates for the month. The Bureau of Labor Statistics is scheduled to release the latest unemployment numbers on Friday.
Jan 30, 2013 Two years ago President Obama created a council to advise him on ways to create jobs. What did it accomplish?
Jan 18, 2013 Chistopher Ashcraft was born on January 20, 1985, the day of Ronald Reagan's second inauguration. Today, Ashcraft says traveling around the globe has given him new perspective on the American experience.
Jan 15, 2013 Even with big promises from major employers such as Walmart, the employment of returning military poses challenges.
Jan 4, 2013 Imagine working and not getting paid for it. It's more common than you might think. Wage theft happens when companies cheat workers out of earned income. Labor advocate Kim Bobo talks about the pervasiveness of this problem and how to fight it.