The Bureau of Labor Statistics released February's jobs numbers on Friday showing that the unemployment rate ticked down to 5.5%, the lowest rate the country has seen since May 2008, months before the financial crisis that rocked the American economy and led to huge job losses.
t is true that Republican policies are why Americans are rapidly losing economic ground to the few wealthy elites, but the media is not only culpable, they are facilitating this country's slide into oligarchy by perpetually campaigning for the rich and powerful.
In a speech where President Obama condemned ISIS as a "death cult", Congressman Fleming interprets Obama's words to be supportive of ISIS.
Next month, the Supreme Court of the United States will consider King v. Burwell, in which millions of people will be affected.
On Friday, the Republican controlled Wyoming Senate voted 19-11 to reject Medicaid expansion.
She hasn't even announced yet, and Hillary Clinton's campaign is looking like an incumbent's reelection campaign.
John Boehner continues to pretend he cares about jobs while pushing his Keystone XL get rich quick scheme on the American people
Boehner twisted history to claim that "the American people can't afford a repeat of the same old top-down policies of the past"
The President's plan is a common sense approach to reinvesting in America by rebuilding its transportation infrastructure.
Republicans hope to create a social security crisis, but President Obama has declared that he has no desire to indulge them in that fantasy.
After a year of relative peace in Washington's budget battles, President Barack Obama will lay out a $4 trillion budget on Monday that needles Republicans with proposals for higher taxes on the wealthy and businesses to pay for education, public works projects and child care.
On Thursday afternoon, President Obama sat down for live interviews with three well-known YouTube personalities. As is the case with anything this president does these days, there was immediate criticism from the right.
If there's one bargaining tactic Congressional Republican lawmakers have perfected since President Obama took the oath of office in January 2009, it's trying to cut off America's nose to spite its face.
President Obama's proposal to give middle class and working class Americans a tax break has the GOP on the defensive.
If Democrats had proposed any of their current populist plans last year, Republicans would have went into the midterm elections defending their religious allegiance to the richest one-percent of income earners and their highly-profitable corporations.
Until it is fully funded, the Secret Service will not be able to move forward with the additional security measures recommended for the White House and President Obama.
As Detroit continues its comeback struggle, perpetually seeking to redefine and recreate itself as a more updated community, one of the largest potential barriers to the realization of that goal is a sufficiently educated workforce.
Keystone XL will create 35 permanent jobs, not even one person from every state in the Union. Maybe we should have a lottery for each state!
On Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released December's job numbers and revealed that the strong growth we had seen throughout 2014 continues unabated.
President Obama and Mexican president, Enrique Peña Nieto, talked yesterday about various issues involving the two countries, including Cuba, immigration, drug war violence and border security