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Reposted from Wonky News Nerd It just keeps getting harder for Americans to get into the middle class and stay there. New research finds that a trend toward “credentials ...
by WonkyNewsNerd
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue Sep 09, 2014 at 06:53 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
I like this: http://www.startribune.com/business/215116641.html A bill pitched by U.S. Sen. Al Franken ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jul 12, 2013 at 03:54 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
"Most of Washington seemingly either forgot about the jobless, or decided that the best way to cure unemployment was to intensify the suffering of the unemployed." - Paul Krugman, New York Times (...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 01:03 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
A CNN network reporter has been asking the online public to pick the topics that we thought he should be covering for the rest of the year. The top pick as of last week was: “America’s widening ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 07:25 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Just as with any other commodity, when the market is over-saturated, it tends to bring the value down --- and the same can be said for labor market. And with high unemployment (11.7 million that the ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Jun 16, 2013 at 01:34 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
The New York Times Magazine has an excellent short piece today by Adam Davidson on the "skills gap" bemoaned by Romney and his business supporters during the campaign. As you know, the narrative goes,
by Daniel Case
Comment Count 191 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 11:55 AM PST with 288 Recommends