06/08/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Congress Needs To Pass Job Creation Legislation NOW: NYT

In an editorial today, the New York Times implores Congress to pass legislation that will help spur hiring. Their recommendations? To lengthen unemployment benefits, send more aid to states, and bolster small businesses with new support. "The deficit is a serious problem that must be addressed in the medium term," the Times writes. But the "economy needs to be bolstered now."