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December 6th, 2013
06:46 PM ET

Jobless rate is lowest in 5 years

The stock market has continued to hit new highs as new unemployment numbers showed 203,00 jobs created and the lowest jobless rate in 5 years. But many across the country are still feeling pinched. CNN's Jim Acosta reports on the Obama administration and the economy.


Filed under: Economy • Jim Acosta • Jobs • President Obama
August 21st, 2013
09:03 AM ET

White House urged to pay interns

Former White House intern Emily Fox talks about the Fair Pay Campaign calling on President Obama to compensate interns.


Filed under: Barack Obama • Jobs • White House
August 5th, 2013
10:52 AM ET

How the jobless rate can hurt everyone

CNN's Tom Foreman reports on the unemployment rate and how it affects workers and the labor market.

RELATED STORY: 7%-plus: The new abnormal


Filed under: Jobs • Tom Foreman • Unemployment
December 7th, 2012
06:38 PM ET

King & Crowley: Jobs & same-sex marriage

CNN's John King and Candy Crowley on whether the jobs report will motivate Washington to cut a deal on the fiscal cliff.


Filed under: Candy Crowley • fiscal cliff • Jobs • John King • Same-sex marriage
August 3rd, 2012
07:12 PM ET

Man unemployed since Obama's election

CNN's Kyung Lah reports on a man who'd been unemployed since Obama was elected president. He just got a new job..

RELATED STORY: Persistence pays off as worker takes long, hard road to employment


Filed under: California • Jobs • Kyung Lah • President Obama • Unemployment
August 3rd, 2012
06:39 PM ET

Jobs numbers' role in pres. elections

CNN's Tom Foreman takes a look at the July jobs report and compares it to jobs numbers during election years in the past.


Filed under: 2012 election • Economy • Jobs • Tom Foreman
June 26th, 2012
01:45 PM ET

Town has plenty of jobs, nowhere to live

CNN's Dan Lothian reports on a North Dakota town where jobs are plentiful, but living quarters are scarce.

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Filed under: Dan Lothian • Economy • Jobs • Oil
February 3rd, 2012
06:41 PM ET

Surprise gains in U.S. stock market

CNN's Ali Velshi explains January's jobs report and the drop in unemployment.

RELATED POST: Dow at 4-year high, Nasdaq hits 11-year high


Filed under: Ali Velshi • Jobs • Unemployment
February 1st, 2012
12:39 PM ET

Obama: 'Send me your husband's resume'

He's searching for work as an engineer, and now the president has asked for his resume. CNN's Mary Snow reports.

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Filed under: Barack Obama • Google • Jobs • Mary Snow • Tech • Unemployment
September 20th, 2011
10:42 PM ET

Jobs focus of Clinton Global Initiative

Clinton Global Initiative members move forward with plans to stimulate jobs creation worldwide through green technology. CNN's Allan Chernoff reports.


Filed under: Allan Chernoff • Jobs
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