Tag: economy

Jobless Rate Dips, But Increases for Blacks

Economy added jobs last month, but African-Americans did not gain

Donald Trump Touts ‘New Deal’ for Blacks

The GOP presidential candidate focused on three areas of concern for Black Americans

Blacks Feel Most Economically Vulnerable

Survey also details experiences of racial, gender discrimination in work place

Nigerian Economy Slips Into Recession

The oil-rich nation, Africa's largest economy, experienced a decline in its gross domestic product

Employers Add Fewest Jobs in 7 Months

The U.S. unemployment rate remained at about 5 percent

Donald Trump: ‘No Black president for awhile’

Blames Obama for Black struggle in country

‘The Briefcase’ Preys on Economic Struggle

Briefcase full of money: Check. Now, you have a decision to make.

Report: Black Unemployment Hits Record Low

Employment among African Americans shows signs of improvement

Obama Clamping Down on Student Loans

President wants lenders to help students pay of debts quicker

Obama to Announce Boost to High-Tech Jobs

The president was to aleviate stagnant wages

T.J. Maxx Follows Wal-Mart, Raises Pay

Raise could impact thousands

US Job Openings in June Hit 13-year-plus High

Employers posted 4.67 million jobs, the highest number since February 2001

U.S. Economy Adds 209,000 Jobs

Unemployment rises to 6.2 percent

A Jolt in Jobs?

Economy picking up, but questions loom on long-term unemployed

White House: Stimulus bill was good for economy

The $787 billion spending bill helped avoid another Great Depression

New Data Shows Poverty On the Rise

Black children make up 26 percent of the poverty rate

AP Poll: Whites Less Confident in Economic Future

Minority optimism now outpaces that of Whites by widest margin since '80s

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Obama Addresses Economy

President says DC has taken its "eye off the ball."

US foreclosure filings hit 5-year low

Marked the 2nd straight monthly decline in homes on track to be seized by lenders