Economy

The Federal Reserve Is the Only Institution Fighting for American Workers
October 09, 2014

It's worried about jobs, not inflation. That's great news.

What If Your Humanitarian Donations Are Making Things Worse?
October 07, 2014

This new book makes that controversial claim.

The New Jobs Numbers Are Great. There's Just One Problem...
October 03, 2014

The economy is strengthening, but wages are stagnant.

The Uglier Side of the Hong Kong Protests
"We’ve tried the whole ‘We’re all Chinese people’ thing. It’s not working.”
October 02, 2014

"We’ve tried the whole ‘We’re all Chinese people’ thing. It’s not working.”

Eric Holder's Biggest Failure
Wall Street ruined the economy. Obama's AG let them off too easy.
September 25, 2014

Don't forget that the attorney general's biggest failing hurts all of us. 

The GOP's Jobs Bill Will Create Few Jobs, But Plenty of Debt
September 22, 2014

Turns out, Republicans only care about the deficit in certain situations.

GOP Candidate: Obama Created a "Minimum Wage Economy." That's Wrong.
September 05, 2014

It's a good line. If only it were true.

The Awful New Jobs Report Has One Silver Lining
September 05, 2014

142,000 jobs? Not good. But here's a reason to be optimistic.

The Huge, Regressive Tax Break Right Under Your Roof
A new report shows tax breaks for homeownership favor the rich
September 04, 2014

Billions for the rich, little for the poor.

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