The latest news on employment
Obama urges Congress to pass key elements of jobs bill, blasts GOP for choosing partisanship.
$447 billion plan fails in Senate
Controversial yuan bill passes first Congressional test.
Tuesday unfolded in split screen fashion
Despite Obama's exhortations, defeat was likely at the hands of Republican senators.
Distrusting elected officials can be a drag on economic growth.
12 ways to get ahead, even if the economy’s in neutral
Trends are favorable on jobs, spending, healthcare, and Social Security fronts.