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Posted byon July 5, 2013 at 8:30 AM EST
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that private sector businesses added 202,000 jobs last month and total non-farm payroll employment rose by 195,000 jobs in June. The economy has now added private sector jobs for 40 consecutive months, and a total of 7.2 million jobs has been added over that period.
Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 11:18 AM EST
Read about Secretary Sandy Jewell's experience participating in a service project in Portland, Oregon with Mayor Charlie Hales and members of the Northwest Youth Corps.
Posted byon June 24, 2013 at 8:31 AM EST
Summer jobs for youth can change lives and the city of Philadelphia knows. WorkReady Philadelphia is a cross-sector partnership improving the outcomes of the region's youth.
Posted byon June 21, 2013 at 5:16 PM EST
Dr. Jill Biden and First Lady Michelle Obama's Joining Forces initiative is working to hire veterans and small businesses are answering the call.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 4:40 PM EST
The White House Rural Council announces a new commitment to increase access to capital and provide additional training and counseling services to small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 11:05 AM EST
Youth Radio — Youth Media International recently interviewed Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama. The piece was cross posted by Huffington Post.
Posted byon June 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM EST
This week marks the 50th anniversary of National Small Business Week.
Posted byon June 11, 2013 at 12:45 PM EST
The Great Gatsby Curve illustrates the connection between concentration of wealth in one generation and the ability of those in the next generation to move up the economic ladder compared to their parents.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 12:21 PM EST
President Obama signs a Presidential Memorandum that will speed the modernization of the nation’s electric grid, by helping make electricity more reliable, save consumers money on their energy bills, and support homegrown American clean energy jobs and industries by making renewable energy easier to access across the country.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 8:30 AM EST
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) indicates that private sector businesses added 178,000 jobs last month. Total non-farm payroll employment rose by 175,000 jobs in May. The economy has now added private sector jobs every month for 39 straight months, and a total of 6.9 million jobs has been added over that period.