Sep 27, 2012 The dip in unemployment and job claims indicate optimism -- but wages fell sharply for the majority of American workers last year in a way that they haven't since 2007.
Feb 15, 2012 But commentator Betsey Stevenson says they're only just masking the need to reform how we help the unemployed.
Heidi N. Moore
Feb 15, 2012 A tentative deal has been reached to extend the payroll tax cut, as well as some unemployment benefits and Medicare payments. As the economy stays sluggish, we're in an era of seemingly endless government stimulus.
Feb 14, 2012 After much disagreement, it looks as though House Republicans and Democrats might soon agree to extend the payroll tax cuts, which put a little extra money into our wallets each month.
Feb 13, 2012 General Electric plans to hire 5,000 veterans over the next five years. But vets are still challenged to find jobs in today's workforce.
Feb 13, 2012 With employment at 13 percent for U.S. veterans, big companies are starting initiatives to get them back to work in civilian life.
Feb 10, 2012 Last week, we got news that the unemployment rate is down, but that number includes people who have dropped out of the labor force. Is this number as good as we thought?
Feb 8, 2012 We speak to two unemployed Spanish women in Madrid about the dire job situation in their country.
Feb 3, 2012 The first jobs report of 2012 shows a bright sign for the U.S. economy, with 243,000 jobs added in the first month of the year.