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Obama Jobs Proposal

Sam Stein

Even Rock-Ribbed Conservatives Like Millionaires Tax | Sam Stein | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

MILFORD, N.H. -- Robert and Jean Portz of Milford, N.H., are dyed-in-the-wool conservatives. They believe that illegal immigration is the root cause o...

Sam Stein

Obama And Democrats Embrace Schumer-ism On Tax Policy | Sam Stein | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- By choosing to adopt a millionaires tax hike as a means to cover the cost of the president's jobs bill, Democratic leadership has closed...

Sam Stein

White House Chief Of Staff Calls On Republicans To Take Up Jobs Bill | Sam Stein | Posted 12.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Faced with unbending opposition from congressional Republicans, the Obama administration signed off on changes to the president's much t...

Sam Stein

Obama Would Sign Parts Of Jobs Bill, Push For Rest | Sam Stein | Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama White House is revising its initial unwillingness to negotiate on the president's job creation plan, saying now that if indivi...

Obama's Burden: Addressing the Black Labor Crisis in "Post-Racial" America

Avis Jones-DeWeever | Posted 11.13.2012 | Black Voices
Avis Jones-DeWeever

When President Obama addresses the nation with his long-awaited jobs prescription, one thing is certain. Any strategy he puts forth now must not only seek to move the needle for the nation as a whole, it must also include specific remedies for the ever-deepening jobs crisis within black America.

Arthur Delaney

Labor Already Wary Of Possible Obama Job Proposal | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nation's largest federation of labor unions is already skeptical of a jobs scheme President Obama may propose in his address to Cong...

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 ...