According to a federal panel, "reckless" banks and faulty regulators were the chief source of the recent crisis.
Republican Gov. Rick Snyder's State of the State address last night showed that his drive to "reinvent" Michigan is neither new nor a balm for this crisis-weary state.
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka urged President Obama to make next week’s State of the Union Address a “call to action, a call to invest in our future, to create jobs, to be the country we can and must be.”
Militant rallies in Columbus and Cincinnati on Friday voiced mounting anger at threats by Republican Gov. John Kasich to slash jobs, services and union rights.
The Great Recession resulted in a significant increase in homelessness according to the National Alliance to End Homelessness.
The California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) has released a report detailing what would happen to Californians if repeal happens.
Allowing Wal-Mart open a store here would be akin to letting in an economy-killing "Trojan Horse," says this city's Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, and he has a study to prove it.
Missouri's new Republican House leader declared a Republican mandate for a "change in the culture of how we operate," but a freshman lawmaker thinks otherwise.
With the jobless rate in the Rose City at 10.6 percent or 38,402 workers unemployed, the labor movement and its allies are fed up and fighting back.
On a different planet, perhaps, an incoming Congress would now be plowing its way through the pages of jobs plans - but not this one.