As the debate shapes up over a possible minimum wage increase, the loudest voices on both sides are talking about Maryland’s whole economy — not just the plight of individual workers or employers.
The United States has hit its debt ceiling limit.
“Made in Rural America” initiative aims to help American farmers increase their sales to other countries.
A new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.
New Yorkers endure highest taxes in the nation, says group.
President Barack Obama says not everyone needs a college degree to build a great career, as long as people have the right training.
Declaring that hard work should pay off for every American, President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed an order to create starter retirement accounts that could be opened with as little as $25 but acknowledged there’s a limit to the help he can give low-wage workers without congressional action.
Former Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan criticized President Barack Obama’s assertion that he will bypass Congress and act unilaterally to enact laws with executive orders.
According to a recent poll, Americans feel that the largest problem plaguing the nation is its government.
President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit North Carolina for what’s being described as “an event on the economy.”