Former President Clinton advisor and democratic strategist Carrie Wofford, and Rick Berman, The Center for Union Facts, discuss protests for a minimum wage increase.» Read More
SINGAPORE, Dec 6- Gold steadied on Friday after choppy trading in the previous session, though was still headed for a weekly decline as improving U.S. economic data raised fears of an early end to monetary stimulus. *Spot gold was up 0.2 percent to $1,226.50 an ounce by 0021 GMT.
Diana Furchtgott-Roth of Manhattan Institute weighs in on the impact possible false jobs data has on the overall unemployment rate. CNBC's Eamon Javers, weighs in.
CNBC's Eamon Javers provide insight into the process used to calculate the unemployment rate. He says officials will not reveal how much fraud is found in the numbers.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. In addition, a report from the Labor Department showed initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 23,000 to a seasonally adjusted 298,000 last week. "The bond market is saying tapering is coming," said Stan Shipley, bond strategist at ISI Group in New York.
Ross Devol of the Milken Institute, digs into the unemployment rate of those without a high school education, and whether raising the minimum wage would discourage people from staying in school. Devol also shares the best cities for jobs.
The minimum wage battle is heating up as tens of thousands of fast-food workers participated in a strike for a higher minimum wage. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on minimum wage laws.
WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for October, 10 a.m. Eastern; Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for October, 10 a.m..
What we're seeing now in the job market is a "tale of two economies," the CEO of job-listing site Glassdoor said on CNBC.
Fast-food workers are willing to disrupt the lunchtime rush by protesting outside, reports NBC News' Katy Tur. Workers are striking for a fair minimum wage.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Robert Frank question whether a $15 minimum wage for fast-food workers is the solution to the American wealth gap.
CNBC's Steve Liesman and Eamon Javers provide insight into how the Fed will examine Friday's jobs data.
How the market is preparing for a potential taper, with David Sadkin, Bel Air Investment Advisors, and CNBC contributor Joe LaVorgna.
Unique insight into Friday's jobs data, with Bill Greenblatt, Sterling Infosystems founder and CEO.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- The euro rose to a one-month high against the dollar on Thursday after the European Central Bank left a key interest rate unchanged, disappointing some traders who had hoped for more aggressive easing measures in the euro zone.
*OPEC keeps production target unchanged. *John Kerry: core sanctions against Iran remain in place despite interim deal.
Robert Hohman, Glassdoor CEO & co-founder, discusses the U.S. economy, today's job market and his company's business model. Hohman says, "Linkedin is about people, Glassdoor is about jobs and companies."
CNBC's Katy Tur reports that fast-food workers across the country plan to protest in an effort to gain higher pay at minimum wage jobs.
*John Kerry: core sanctions against Iran remain in place despite interim deal. LONDON, Dec 5- Brent crude oil slipped towards $111 a barrel on Thursday, as traders weighed whether positive U.S. data would prompt the Federal Reserve to start curbing its monthly bond-buying programme.
WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The White House piled pressure on Republicans on Thursday to extend U.S. jobless benefits with a report that estimated a failure to take action could lead to a loss of 240,000 jobs in 2014..
WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The U.S. economy grew faster than initially estimated in the third quarter as businesses aggressively accumulated stock, but underlying domestic demand remained sluggish and buoyed the case for the Federal Reserve to keep up its stimulus for now.