Post Politics: jobs

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Obama announces $140 million partnership to launch N.C. manufacturing institute

President tries to push his economic agenda in ways that don’t involve Congress.

By Zachary Goldfarb  |  01:50 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, jobs, manufacturing, Obama

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Democrats say shutdown hurt jobs report; conservatives see vindication

Some Republicans are suggesting the 204,000 jobs created in October shows the shutdown wasn’t that bad.

By Aaron Blake  |  11:05 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government Shutdown, jobs

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 05/04/2012

Mitt Romney: Jobs report ‘terrible and very disappointing’

While the country added 115,000 jobs in April, Romney said Friday that in a “normal recovery,” each month would bring some 500,000 new jobs.

By Philip Rucker  |  10:23 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Monthly jobs report, Unemploymeht