Jun 8, 2012 Today at a White house press conference, President Obama warned the American public of the banking crisis in Europe and the stalled congressional action on jobs legislation.
Jun 8, 2012 With graduation in the air, here's a sampling of inspiring commencement speeches of 2012 featured in today's show.
Jun 6, 2012 Going over listeners' responses to our recent Wealth & Poverty stories on the 'black Beverly Hills' and the middle class.
Jun 4, 2012 Many Americans agree that the country's economy needs a stronger middle-class. But American voters seem divided on the role that unions play in providing that.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Jun 4, 2012 Black upper middle class View Park in L.A. feels connected to nearby poor neighborhoods.
Middle Class Photo Project
Jul 8, 2012 What's a picture perfect way to define the middle class? Your photos of course! Explore how others picture the middle class and upload your own snapshot to our Middle Class Photo Project.
May 25, 2012 The President’s re-election campaign is using high tech tools for grass roots organizing
May 24, 2012 According to Gallup, what you do for a living, not how much money you make, may determine your vote in November.
May 22, 2012 Hollywood isn't the only place in California with lots of campaign money. The Bay Area also has many deep pocket donors -- especially in the Silicon Valley, the home of many tech billionaires.
May 17, 2012 According to Gallup, Mitt Romney currently has the edge on Barack Obama on who Americans think will do a better job on the U.S. economy. Obama also has to worry about the perceptions of his own wealth.