Feb 20, 2014 President Barack Obama has proposed raising the federal minimum hourly wage. He also asked companies to pay more.
Feb 19, 2014 Will raising the minimum wage hurt jobs or reduce poverty? A new report says: both.
Feb 10, 2014 The Marketplace Datebook for February 11th.
Feb 5, 2014 The Conference Board is out with this month's Help Wanted Online index. It’s a survey of some 16,000 online job listings.
Jan 29, 2014 Why did President Obama choose $10.10 as the new minimum wage for federal contractors? And, wait, which federal workers are paid minimum wage?
Jan 20, 2014 There have been pay freezes, hiring freezes, and on top of that, there was the shutdown just a few months ago.
Jan 14, 2014 For one woman looking for work, unemployment benefits kept certain career options. With Congress not extending benefits, a new plan is in order.
Jan 10, 2014 The U.S. economy added only 74,000 jobs in December, way below most economists' predictions. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.7 percent.