President Donald Trump systematically fabricated his record before boisterous supporters and the eyes of the world this past week.
By Calvin Woodward, Associated Press
The unemployment rate held at 3.5% for the second straight month.
By Josh Boak, Associated Press
If jobs in female-dominated sectors represent the future, what will it take for men to take them?…
By Jill Yavorsky, Janette Dill, The Conversation
As the population ages and older workers are making up more and more of the labor force, some employers are taking notice and adjusting their own practices to retain valuable experience and skills. Economics correspondent Paul Solman has the story.
By Paul Solman
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump said the administration is responsible for creating 7 million jobs, though only 6.25 million have been created since he took office in January 2017.
In our news wrap Friday, the U.S. turned in better-than-expected October economic numbers. The Labor Department reports that employers added a net 128,000 jobs last month, and figures for August and September were revised upward. Also, former Texas Congressman Beto…
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press
Looking to promote new jobs, President Trump toured the Louis Vuitton plant in Alvarado with his elder daughter, Ivanka.
By Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press
The closely watched proposal could have national implications as lawmakers, businesses and unions confront the changing nature of work and the rise of the so-called gig economy.
By Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
The Labor Department reported Friday that the unemployment rate remained 3.7%, near the lowest level in five decades.
Support Provided By: Learn more
Educate your inbox
Subscribe to Here’s the Deal, our politics newsletter for analysis you won’t find anywhere else.