Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 9, 2012 The jobless rate in the U.S. held steady at 8.3 percent and the U.S. economy added 227,000 jobs in February. Alan Krueger of the White House Council of Economic Advisers explains what still needs to be done.
Mar 8, 2012 The Federal Aviation Administration is reporting that there will be more air travelers chasing fewer flights, pushing prices up.
Mar 2, 2012 The president lives in that big ol' D.C. mansion, where he's waited on hand and foot at the taxpayers' expense, right? Not exactly. Author Jodi Kantor says being president is plenty hard on the pocketbook.
Feb 24, 2012 On the White House agenda today: a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights. The Obama administration says we need more protection from companies that have gotten better and better at tracking us online.
Feb 3, 2012 The Labor Department reported the unemployment rate has fallen to 8.3 percent. The White House Council of Economic Advisers Chair Alan Krueger on what that means for the future of the American workforce.
Jan 23, 2012 A recent study finds domestic airfares bought six weeks in advance are the cheapest.
Jan 19, 2012 Blackout is a hit. Quick, someone tell the Scorpions.
Jan 9, 2012 He will be replaced by Jack Lew, the director of the Office of Management and Budget.
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Dec 2, 2011 America's unemployment rate for the month of November fell to 8.6 percent. We have reaction from a leading White House economist.