Topic: Diane Swonk
America could see $5 gas this year, as prices march toward $4 a gallon well before the annual summer spike. How much of the country could see $5 gas?
U.S. economy posts 2.5 percent increase for third quarter, up from 1.3 percent in second. Biggest challenge for U.S. economy: jobs.
10/29/2011 01:35 pm
Lower interest rates for mortgages, other loans could help consumers. But Fed's move to lower interest rates hurts savers and may not buoy stocks.
09/22/2011 10:20 am
Wall Street, after the worst week in years, heard one good piece of news. Friday's jobs report proved better than expected.
08/06/2011 12:16 am
Gas prices rose 3.91 cents Thursday, and are expected to continue to rise through the holiday season.
11/05/2010 01:01 am
Tax cuts for workers will show up by May or June – but will total only about $13 a week.
02/17/2009 12:00 am