Jobs reach pre-Recession total
April 05, 2014
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy has reached a milestone: It has finally regained all of the private-sector jobs it lost during the Great Recession.
Why the modern child and parent need mentors
March 02, 2014
Over the past decade I have come to appreciate that one of the most important things parents can do for the sake of our children and ourselves is to put aside...
Iowa View: The health law's unintended consequences
November 09, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com It was supposed to reduce premiums, increase competition, improve quality, expand access and boost the U.S. economy. So far none of it is true. What remains true, however,...
US added surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs in October
November 08, 2013
| indystar.com The U.S. economy added 204,000 jobs in October, an unexpected burst of hiring in a month when the government was partly shut down for 16 days, and far more jobs in August and...
Sterne Agee economist with stern remarks on FOMC
October 31, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com Especially the part where central bankers discussed their continuing efforts to stimulate the U.S. economy... '' Most economists agree that the U.S. economy needs to create between...