Topic: Chad Stone
While stable unemployment is better than rising unemployment, that stability is fragile
10/08/2011 11:00 am
Unemployment is down from 9.2 percent to 9.1 percent, and jobs and wage gains were more than we'd hoped for -- payroll grew by 117,000. Still, unemployment and payroll aren't where they need to be, the jobs report shows.
08/05/2011 10:12 am
The growing ranks of the long-term jobless are clamoring for more jobless benefits. Will anyone listen?
11/04/2010 12:48 pm
Obama's team cites the stimulus bill for keeping people working, but with the US economy still shedding jobs, calls to do more are getter louder.
10/06/2009 01:00 am
The $789 billion plan cuts taxes and shores up safety net. But how long will its benefits last?
02/12/2009 12:00 am
One reason: Wages aren't keeping up with price rises.
05/15/2008 01:00 am
Pressure is mounting for the US government to act soon to prevent a recession.
01/07/2008 12:00 am