To Be Equal: The Value of Labor
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To Be Equal: The Value of Labor

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “It is necessary to reaffirm that employment is…

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Wages Show Signs of Picking Up as U.S. Job Market Improves
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Wages Show Signs of Picking Up as U.S. Job Market Improves

  (Bloomberg) – The American job market shows signs of entering a new stage that…

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Job Outlook for 2015: Work Aplenty (Like it’s 1999)
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Job Outlook for 2015: Work Aplenty (Like it’s 1999)

Paul Davidson, USA TODAY   (USA Today)—A strengthening labor market will not let up this…

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After Jobs Report, Obama Takes a Little Credit
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After Jobs Report, Obama Takes a Little Credit

Mark Landler, THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON (The New York Times)—Before introducing his nominee to…

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US Job Gains Top 200k for 9th Month; Rate 5.8 Pct.
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US Job Gains Top 200k for 9th Month; Rate 5.8 Pct.

CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Three days after voters registered their…

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For-Profit Programs Face ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule
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For-Profit Programs Face ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule

KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges with graduates unable to pay…

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Survey: Pay Raises Rarer Despite Strong US Hiring
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Survey: Pay Raises Rarer Despite Strong US Hiring

  Christopher S. Rugaber, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses were much less likely…

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Tech Jobs: Minorities Have Degrees but Don’t Get Hired
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Tech Jobs: Minorities Have Degrees but Don’t Get Hired

Elizabeth Weise and Jessica Guynn, USA TODAY   SAN FRANCISCO (USA Today) — Top universities…

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There are Only Five States Where the Unemployment Rate is Lower than it was When the Recession Started
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There are Only Five States Where the Unemployment Rate is Lower than it was When the Recession Started

Hunter Schwarz, THE WASHINGTON POST   WASHINGTON (The Washington Post)—For the first time in six years,…

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Black Men Show Job Gain
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Black Men Show Job Gain

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent   WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The unemployment rate for…

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