Apr 4, 2013 National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins says government funding is the best way to support large scientific enterprises and fundamental health advances.
Apr 3, 2013 The payroll processing company ADP reported this morning that 158,000 private sector jobs were added last month, falling below analyst expectations.
Apr 2, 2013 Want a sign that business is hiring? For the first time since 2008, federal officials expect the 85,000 visas for foreign skilled workers will be snapped up in just a few days.
Apr 2, 2013 Some government contractors take cuts in stride, others struggle.
Apr 1, 2013 One month to the day after the sequester supposedly kicked in, the housing market and stock market are driving an economic recovery.
Mar 27, 2013 The public lawyers who defend the nation's poor in federal court worry sequester cuts could slow the wheels of justice.
Mar 27, 2013 The Department of Housing and Urban Development chooses total shutdown over furloughs.
Mar 20, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics has released data on unemployment among U.S. veterans, and the numbers aren't pretty. A big part of the problem: Many recent veterans are in a demographic which is suffering joblessness already -- young Americans.
Mar 18, 2013 A radio postcard from the annual Intel Science Talent Search, which gathers together high school students from around the country to show off their innovations.
Mar 12, 2013 Washington Republicans and Democrats don't seem close to agreeing on a budget, but does the U.S. really need a federal budget in the first place?