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Obama Jobs Council

Obama's Jobs Council Ends

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 04.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is letting his jobs council expire, cutting off one source of input from business leaders while unemployment rema...

Cole Stangler

Obama's Jobs Council Packed With Outsourcers | Cole Stangler | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- During the past two weeks, President Barack Obama's campaign has blasted Republican challenger Mitt Romney as an “outsourcer,” focus...

GE Launches Program Aimed At Hiring Thousands Of Veterans

AP | Posted 04.14.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON — General Electric Co. plans to hire 5,000 veterans over the next five years and invest $580 million to expand its aviation business....

Did the President's Jobs Council Go All Corporate?

Dave Johnson | Posted 03.21.2012 | Business
Dave Johnson

President Obama's "Jobs Council" issued a report calling for fewer regulations and lower corporate tax rates. This doesn't have to be a bad idea.

Obama Jobs Council Meets, Urges Action On Key Issue

Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

By JIM KUHNHENN, ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is pressing for passage of his full $447 billion jobs package in the f...

Obama Unveils New Jobs Proposals In North Carolina

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.13.2011 | Politics

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Beset by a grim employment picture, President Barack Obama on Monday pledged to ease the way for businesses to expand hiring and ...