Jul 5, 2012 Ahead of tomorrow's June jobs report, data today shows the number of planned job cuts at U.S. companies has dropped to the lowest level in 13 months.
Jun 29, 2012 A proud mom nominates her daughter, who weathered a year of unemployment, for this week’s Piggy Award.
Jun 27, 2012 Re-training the unemployed might just give some job seekers an edge over others.
Jun 21, 2012 Marketplace's Chris Farrell argues that this recovery is more similar to the jobless recoveries of the 1990s and 2000s than of the 1980s and 1970s, and he talks about what to expect going forward.
Jun 12, 2012 Jacques from New Jersey sent in this photograph, and talks to us about how the recession has impacted him personally.
Jun 7, 2012 Taking a look at Gallup's latest data on whether people pay attention to the government's unemployment reports, and whether they feel the economic recovery is on the right track.
Jun 1, 2012 The government recorded just 69,000 additional jobs in May. A separate survey of households showed unemployment at 8.2 percent, a slight increase from April.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jun 1, 2012 The U.S. added 69,000 jobs in May and the unemployment rate in the U.S. climbed to 8.2 percent, from 8.1 percent in April. At the same time, the number of jobs created in March and April has been revised down.
Jun 1, 2012 The American workforce feels it, but now its official: the economy created a meager number of jobs in May. Alan Krueger, chair of the President's council of economic advisors joined us live for the White House's reaction.