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Posted byon June 29, 2015 at 3:55 PM EDT
Here’s a quick look at the rules the President signed today and how they will help ensure American workers can benefit from the most progressive trade deal in history.
Posted byon June 26, 2015 at 9:52 AM EDT
Successful reentry isn’t just important for formerly incarcerated individuals themselves; it matters to their communities and our entire society.
Posted byon June 24, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
Posted byon June 23, 2015 at 6:28 PM EDT
Here is a look at key provisions of the Trade Preferences Extension Act that Congress is considering.
Posted byon June 22, 2015 at 5:00 AM EDT
Unless Congress acts to reauthorize trade adjustment assistance next week, American workers will not have the vital program that millions of hardworking Americans have relied on. These are their stories.
Posted byon June 19, 2015 at 6:23 PM EDT
The Department of Commerce has released a report that highlights the importance of trade agreements in supporting the U.S. economy and American jobs.
Posted byon June 5, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
The economy added 280,000 jobs in May — the strongest month of the year so far — as wages continued to rise and the participation rate ticked upward. We have now added 5.6 million jobs over the past two years, the best two-year job growth since 2000.
Posted byon May 27, 2015 at 9:55 AM EDT
The Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council is publishing proposed regulations and the Department of Labor is putting forward related guidance that would implement the Executive Order, and they are both seeking public comment on how to improve them.
Posted byon May 16, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, the President highlighted the importance of expanding opportunity for all Americans -- a principle that has guided his work throughout the past six years.
Posted byon May 8, 2015 at 9:30 AM EDT
The economy added 223,000 jobs in April as the unemployment rate fell to 5.4 percent—the lowest since May 2008—and the participation rate ticked up.