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Posted byon March 8, 2013 at 10:31 AM EDT
Today’s report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows that private sector businesses added 246,000 jobs in February. The economy has now added private sector jobs every month for three straight years, and a total of 6.35 million jobs have been added over that period.
Posted byon March 7, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
President Obama's commonsense plan for immigration reform will help businesses attract and retain a skilled workforce, including foreign graduate students come to the U.S. and study areas like science, technology, engineering and mathematics and entrepreneurs who want to build their businesses in the U.S. and hire Americans to work in them.
Posted byon March 4, 2013 at 4:01 PM EDT
The Department of Labor celebrates its centennial anniversary and looks forward to continuing its important work on behalf on America's workers.
Posted byon March 2, 2013 at 6:39 AM EDT
Because Republicans in Congress refused to compromise to close tax loopholes for the wealthiest Americans, hundreds of thousands of Americans will lose their jobs or see their paycheck reduced, and middle class families will be hurt.
Posted byon February 25, 2013 at 3:38 PM EDT
Posted byon February 25, 2013 at 2:34 PM EDT
In meetings with the National Governors Association, the President and Vice President stressed the need for all elected officials to work together to solve our nation's biggest problems.
First Lady Michelle Obama Challenges Governors of all 50 States to Ease Service Members' Transition to Civilian Work ForcePosted byon February 25, 2013 at 12:15 PM EDT
Mrs. Obama and Dr. Jill Biden call on state leaders to streamline credentialing and licensing for service members, veterans and their spouses.
Posted byon February 23, 2013 at 6:35 AM EDT
President Obama urges Congress to stop the sequester -- the harmful automatic cuts that threaten thousands of jobs and affect our national security from taking effect on March 1.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 5:21 PM EDT
Here’s a quick glimpse at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon February 19, 2013 at 1:30 PM EDT
President Obama urges Congress to stop a series of severe and automatic budget cuts set to take effect in just 10 days that will hurt our economic growth, add hundreds of thousands of Americans to the unemployment rolls, and threaten military readiness.