Nov 8, 2013 The government just reported the labor market in October was much stronger than expected, but how reliable is the data for a month when the government was shut down for half of it?
Oct 22, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the economy added 148,000 jobs last month. The unemployment rate fell to 7.2 percent.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 15, 2013 While most Americans are worried about what might happen if the U.S. defaults on its debt obligations on Thursday, many argue the damage has already been done.
Oct 4, 2013 The government shutdown means no unemployment numbers have been released for September.
Oct 3, 2013 Jeremy Feador is a 27-year-old part-time worker in Cleveland, Ohio, and has been struggling to find full-time employment.
Oct 2, 2013 Both parties are using the government shutdown to raise money and it’s working -- for now.
Sep 26, 2013 The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell to its lowest level last week since June 2007.
Sep 6, 2013 From credit cards to coffee shops, Sioux Falls, S.D., has a seemingly unending legacy of growth.
Sep 6, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the economy added 169,000 jobs last month, falling below analyst expectations. The unemployment rate ticked down to 7.3 percent.