The Department of Labor and Industry's Labor Day report shows the unemployment rate has dropped steadily since 2010. At 4.6 percent, it's now the 11th lowest in the nation. There was job growth on five of Montana's seven reservations, however, and several tribes saw lower unemployment rates, according to Lt.» Read More
CNBC's John Harwood has the details from a recent NBC/WSJ poll that shows the President's approval rating has dropped to 44 percent, while Congress' job disapproval was a whopping 82 percent.
Perspective on European markets and the impact on U.S. investors, with Jeffrey Palma,UBS global equity strategist, and Linda Duessel, Federated, equity market strategist.
Discussing what needs to be done to create jobs, with Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to VP Biden, and Douglas Holtz-Eakin, former Council of Economic Advisers chief economist.
As fall begins, the economy is a mess. Unemployment is at 9.1 percent. The U.S. economy failed to add jobs in August. Consumer confidence is at record lows. The housing market is in despair. Europe is imploding. And, our political leaders cannot seem to put their differences aside to create some certainty and progress.
The Fast Money traders take a look at what's behind the market sell-off and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Steve Cortes, Patty Edwards, and Brian Kelly weigh in on where the economic safe havens are.
John Faraci, International Paper CEO discusses demand and its role in job growth.
Lance Roberts, Street Talk Advisors, chief economist, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, chief economist discuss Obama's job plan and an additional stimulus.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses this mornings market news and shares the critical details of the economic report released today.
Discussing the job market and what experts think about whether Obama's plan to create them, with Heather Boushey, Center for American Progress senior economist and Martin Regalia, U.S. Chamber of Commerce chief economist.
CNBC's John Harwood shares statistics on a new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll that reveals 51 percent of those polled disapprove of the job President Obama is doing, for the first time since his inauguration.
Sometimes a summer vacation can set you up for the autumn, allowing you some-hard earned rest to recharge the batteries before returning to the office, light of heart and confident about the prospects for the rest of the year.
CNBC's John Harwood reveals the results on President Obama's approval rating.
Ed Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers discusses upcoming job strategy and Obama's speech.
Discussing whether the bears are in control right now, with Kevin Ferry, ContrarianCorner.com; Anthony Chan, JPMorgan Private Wealth Management, and Simon Derrick, BNY Mellon.
A look at the factors that could drive the dollar lower, with Ben Lichtenstein, TradersAudio.com, who says the dollar will likely show some strength as traders are worried about the recent jobs data.
A preview of President Obama's jobs plan to be delivered this Thursday to a joint session of Congress. And analysis of what needs to be done to create jobs in the U.S., with Steve Blitz, ITG, who says Obama's jobs plan won't work, and Mark Vitner, Wells Fargo.
Friday’s disappointing US non-farm payrolls data showed no jobs where created in the US in August sending stocks sharply lower as fears over a recession intensified.
Friday's worse-than expected jobs figures have brought talk of a third round of quantitative easing, which has been around most of the year, to the top of the agenda.The U.S. economy has suffered through many recessions in its history. But just what is a recession and how do they come about? Here are the details in this CNBC explains.
This week's European Central Bank meeting will show whether the ECB can save the global economy. Here's how to get ready.
Who's to blame for today's jobs numbers? Debating whether the administration is responsible, with Keith Boykin, Democratic strategist/The Daily Voice editor and Kevin Williamson, The National Review deputy managing editor.