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White House Jobs Bill

Fiscal Affairs: "JOBS" Disaster Looms

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.21.2012 | Business
Simon Johnson

The Senate will vote today on whether to adopt the main provisions of the House bill. Passing this bill would be a major public policy mistake -- akin to the disastrous (and bipartisan) deregulation of the financial sector in the 1990s.

Arthur Delaney

White House: Jobs Bill Would Save Benefits For 6 Million Next Year | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.19.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration says that if Congress fails to reauthorize extended unemployment insurance, 6 million people will lose benefits...

Bipartisan Jobs Bill Would Do Little To Create Jobs

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There's a problem with the bipartisan jobs bill emerging in the Senate: It won't create many jobs. The bill includes tax cuts to p...