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Obama Jobs Program

A Domestic Marshall Plan: Forget Going "Big vs. Small," Instead, Go "Simple and Effective"

Paul Abrams | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Obama should focus on two and only two proposals, and they each must take account of perceived prior failures. They must be guarantees, not incentives that rely on what side of the bed someone gets up on in the morning.

White House Plans Job Training Partnership

New York Times | CATHERINE RAMPELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As part of efforts to address record-high levels of long-term unemployment, President Obama plans to announce a new national public-private partnershi...

Obama's Jobs Program a Mixed Bag for Savings Accounts and Money Market Rates

Richard Barrington | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Barrington

Growth in employment may be the key to getting money market rates and other bank rates up from near-zero levels. So what should you make of the President's latest jobs program?