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Obama Jobs Act

Job Wars: Republicans Strike Back

Bob Burnett | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

Obama has staked out a strong position but Republicans will do everything they can to deny him a win. That's the nature of politics in 2011.

Doing Two Things at Once: Jobs and Housing as Routes Out of Recession?

David Coates | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics
David Coates

Will somebody wake up the White House? A jobs bill without a housing bill will also not keep Obama in the White House for a second term.

O'Donnell: White House Pushing 'Fantasy'

Posted 11.14.2011 | Media

Lawrence O'Donnell scoffed at the prospect of President Obama being able to pass his entire jobs bill on his Tuesday show. The MSNBC host called th...

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...

Sam Stein

Jobs Act Aims To Get The Funds Out Fast | Sam Stein | Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House officially released its American Jobs Act on Monday, setting in motion a critical few months in which budget and spendin...

Sam Stein

White House Outlines $467 Billion In Savings To Pay For Jobs Act | Sam Stein | Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration announced on Monday a series of tax policy changes that officials say will pay for the costs of the president's...