Topic: U.S. Census Bureau
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11/12/2010 05:45 pm
In this midterm election, campaign contributions have reached a record $4.2 billion, thanks largely to the Supreme Court's decision to lift many contribution restrictions.
10/28/2010 01:29 pm
US dollar won't fall to peso level, but there's a strong possibility the dollar's slide will last well into next year.
10/28/2010 10:50 am
We can end the political stalemate if we summon the courage to end illegal immigration, provide amnesty at a price, and be more selective about who we welcome into the country.
10/15/2010 12:11 pm
President Obama says government aid to states kept the unemployment rate from rising. Republicans say government spending is undercutting an economic recovery.
10/08/2010 03:45 pm
At the first ever White House community college summit Tuesday, President Obama announces new grants to help community colleges prepare Americans for new jobs.
10/05/2010 09:26 pm
NBER recently announced that the recession ended in June, 2009. Here are 12 counter-arguments.
09/27/2010 01:51 pm
Poverty rate rose to 14.3 percent in 2009, but government figures don't capture very well the long-term rise in living standards.
09/19/2010 10:49 pm
Government aid kept some Americans from sliding into poverty last year, some analysts say. The 2009 poverty rate of 14.3 percent is a big one-year leap in the ranks of the poor.
09/16/2010 08:11 pm
Poverty rate: The ranks of the working-age poor climbed to the highest level since the 1960s as the recession threw millions of people out of work last year.
09/16/2010 06:11 pm