(WASHINGTON) — The White House is stepping up efforts to extend jobless benefits to long-term unemployed Americans, arguing that more than a million people will lose the assistance if it isn’t renewed by the end of the month, slowing economic growth.
In a report released Thursday, the White House Council of Economic Advisers and
According to a new report, more women are on employment payrolls than ever before, but 6 years after the recession the number isn’t much to celebrate
Robert Reich is best best known as Bill Clinton’s one-time labor secretary but before the economist joined Clinton’s cabinet he went on a date with a young Hillary Rodham. In this week’s 10 Questions, TIME’s Belinda Luscombe asks Reich about their movie date when the pair were undergrads at Dartmouth and Wellesley.
Reich also shares …
Texas Governor Rick Perry is once again touring blue states to tout Texas’ job creation miracle and claim that his policies made it happen.
In Maryland Wednesday, Perry visited a Beretta USA gun factory, then appeared on …
A South Dakota woman’s settlement is the latest in a string of cases that say transgender discrimination is applicable under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
There’s a scramble to claim credit for the Texas miracle, and now President Obama has jumped in with both feet.