Jan 17, 2012 A deal has been considered for years, but now it looks as though the two major industry unions may combine into one powerful force.
Jan 13, 2012 Mitt Romney has received criticism for his time at Bain Capital. What does Bain, and similar private equity firms, really do?
Jan 27, 2012 Last night, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney said that President Obama would like to turn the U.S. into a social welfare state. But even if he wanted to, how much impact does a president have on the economy anyway?
Heidi N. Moore
Jan 11, 2012 Mitt Romney’s role as founder of Bain Capital has prompted rivals to criticize him for destroying jobs. What exactly do private equity firms do?
Jan 27, 2012 Supporters and foes of collective bargaining rights will spend big on the presidential race in Ohio. Labor unions claim the issue has rallied their members.
Jan 27, 2012 How did Mitt Romney approach business and economics as both a private businessman and as the governor of Massachusetts?
Dec 29, 2011 Citizens for a Working America had once planned to support Michele Bachmann. It then bought an ad in Iowa for Mitt Romney's campaign.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 28, 2011 A strike by the union representing office building workers hasn't happened in more than a decade, but Occupy Wall Street and the 99 percent mentality have given union members more confidence lately.
Nov 30, 2011 The National Labor Relations Board is scheduled to take a preliminary vote on speeding up elections to unionize businesses.
Mar 10, 2011 A surprise from China today -- the country said it bought more goods from around the world than it sold. It's called a trade deficit. And China...