CHEYENNE, Wyo.— Wyoming's unemployment rate stood at 4 percent in June, down from 4.6 percent for the same month last year. The Research& Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reports that the state's unemployment rate has remained between 3.7 percent to 4 percent since March.» Read More
President Obama's speech was a good start and discussing what area job creation should prioritize and sharing perspective on President Obama's jobs speech, with Steve Case, Revolution CEO.
Discussing the state of the U.S. economy in regards to the airline business, with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his thoughts on President Obama's plans for job growth, saying temporary tax rebates and stimulus will not work and will result in a debt hangover.
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It was a speech that offered alternatives that both parties have supported over the year, says Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD), who discusses the need for investing in infrastructure and tax cuts.
We want to work with the President to make sure we can make a difference and employers can get back into the game and create some jobs, says Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA), who adds that certain items that cannot be agreed upon right now should be put aside to focus on the proposals that will work to create jobs.
The concerns taken away from President Obama's jobs plan, with Dick Armey, FreedomWorks/former House Marjority leader and R. Donahue Peebles, The Peebles Corporation chairman/CEO, who weigh in on where the costs will come from to fund the plan for job creation in the U.S.
"My concern is that this proposal will be paid for by the troops," says Rep. Howard McKeon, (R-CA), who says cuts will come out of defense.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the breakdown of President Obama's proposal to Congress to spur job growth.
“We should pass this jobs plan right away,” said President Barack Obama as he addressed America and Congress, calling for an end to the political circus in Washington and action that would “actually help the economy.” With those words, the president threw down the gauntlet to his Republican opponents with a $447 billion dollar stimulus package aimed at boosting jobs before America goes to the polls late next year.
Discussing what business wants to hear from the President tonight on jobs creation, with William George, former Medtronic chairman/CEO; Gary Loveman, Caesars Entertainment chairman; and the CNBC news team.
What can really be done to create jobs in this country? Mad Money host Jim Cramer says it's pretty simple, drop the ideology and go where the jobs are already happening, as in the oil and gas industry.
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CNBC's Jane Wells has the story on some surprising places looking to hire.
Natural gas lost nearly half its value between its January 2010 high and its October low last year. So why be bullish, with Walter Zimmermann, United-ICAP chief technical analyst.
Democrats are asking President Obama to be tough in his jobs speech tonight. Discussing the President's plan, with Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
Taking a long term outlook on the markets and sharing investment strategies, with Ben Pace, Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Mangment, and Rich Peterson, S&P.
Are American's lacking a willingness to take any job? Job postings are up, but a Princeton study suggests the longer people receive unemployment, the less time they devote to finding a job, with CNBC's Jane Wells.
Discussing what small business owners need to hear from President Obama's speech tonight, with Carl Schramm, Kauffman Foundation CEO.
It is unlikely the president will say anything tonight that will "move the needle", says Steven Wieting, Citigroup U.S. economist, sharing his perspective on the current state of the U.S. economy.