Faces Behind the Unemployment Numbers


President Obama went to Elkhart, Indiana last month to sell his stimulus package against a backdrop of despair. The town has dubious distinction of losing…read more

Treasury Secretary Addresses Economy


There are over 9,000 banks in the United States. Some are doing fine in this economic crisis, some are not. Over the next few weeks,…read more

Obama Gives First Address to Congress


Approximately one month after taking office, President Barack Obama gave his first address to a joint session of Congress, outlining his vision for how the…read more

Finding Positives in Bad Economy


While the economic news is definitely dismal, there are a few groups benefiting from the current recession. In this report, economics correspondent Paul Solman talks…read more

Can ‘Savings Man’ Save the Economy?


While the government is encouraging Americans to spend more money as a way to lift the economy out of the recession, TV ads featuring the…read more

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