American Jobs Act

Civil Rights Groups Band Together to Create a Jobs and Freedom Agenda

The groups' plan focuses on five specific areas.
08/23/2013

Congressional Black Caucus Unveils 2013 Policy Agenda

CBC priorities include voting rights, jobs, immigration.
02/08/2013

Commentary: GOP Amnesia and the American Jobs Act

Republicans fail to mention that Obama's jobs plan.
07/12/2012

Obama: Congress, Europe Must Stem Economic Crisis

Obama says Congress is blocking economic growth.
06/08/2012

Today at the White House: June 4, 2012

Questions about the economy abound amid the jobs report.
06/04/2012

Commentary: Hate Groups Are on the Rise in America

Many hate groups say they are part of a “Patriot movement."
03/09/2012

February Black Unemployment Rate Increases Slightly

African-American joblessness rose to 14.1 percent.
03/09/2012

Unemployment Rate for African-Americans Fell in January

At 13.6 percent, the rate is a record low, but still high.
02/03/2012

Obama Calls for an Economy "Built to Last" in State of the Union Address

Obama wants an economy that provides opportunities for all.
01/24/2012