Many economic indicators are doing well. Yet Americans say they lack certainty about the future, perhaps starting with trust in government handling of the economy. The uncertainty gap needs to close.
The dispute between the US and India over the arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York City this week is heating up. She's accused of paying her nanny a little over $3 per hour.
The budget deal patched together this week is a bad deal for at least three reasons, Reich writes. America would do better with another temporary spending resolution than with Congress's budget deal.