The Top 12 Reasons Millennials Shouldn’t Buy Obama’s Economic Sales Pitch

With the midterms quickly slipping from his party’s grasp President Obama is digging up his old playbook by reaching out to Millennials, an age group he’s largely ignored for the past six years. The goal is to convince young adults that his economic and health care polices have helped them escape the depths of the…
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June Jobs Report Provides Some Early Fireworks

The fireworks came early this week when the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its latest monthly jobs report. For the first time in years the report was an unqualified success. Payrolls grew by 288,000 jobs in the month of June—the fifth straight months above 200,000 (for the first time since 2000)—and the unemployment rate fell…
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Decreasing Unemployment By Shrinking the Labor Force Isn't "Winning the Future"

Looking for a job? Here are some want ads I stumbled across this week: Greeting Card Merchandiser: “Needed part-time to service 1 store in Tooele, UT. Duties include replenishing, straightening, and tracking inventory of every-day and seasonal greeting cards and may include additional items such as gift-wrap and party supplies. Temporary Gift Boxing Associate: “Are…
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