We asked our favorite wonks — economists, political scientists, politicians and more — for the chart that encapsulated 2012 to them. Here's what they sent us.
Today's jobs report, summarized in six charts.
This month's jobs report was pretty positive. Let's take a deeper dive into the data.
This morning's jobs report was awful. Unemployment went down from 8.3 percent to 8.1 percent, but nonfarm payrolls only increased by a dismal 96,000, with another 40,000 jobs lost in revisions of previous months' figures.