By Susan Crabtree and Brian Hughes | 01/31/14 02:11 PM
As part of a renewed push to create opportunities for the long-term unemployed, President Obama on Friday touted the success story of a once-homeless Iraq War veteran, Erick Varela, who turned his life around through an electrician apprenticeship.
By Joseph Lawler | 01/31/14 11:59 AM
Mijin Cha for Demos' policy shop: While Congress deserves its share of blame for refusing to raise the minimum wage, corporations are also to blame because they have kept wages stagnant while ensuring profit and shareholder returns skyrocket. Boeing is a perfect example of this dynamic. In...
By Joseph Lawler | 01/31/14 11:47 AM
The economy is positioned for stronger growth in 2014 if the private sector can match its 2013 performance, top White House economic adviser Jason Furman said Friday morning.
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