jobs
Aug 2017

Hmm: Did NAFTA really cost US 700,000 jobs?

Ed Morrissey Aug 18, 2017 2:41 PM

Are Pinocchios the point?

209K added, 4.3% unemployment, but wages stagnating?

Jul 2017

Strange but true

Railroads have schedules, so travelers needed watches.

No June swoon: US adds 222,000 jobs

Ed Morrissey Jul 07, 2017 9:21 AM

Labor force surge.

ADP: Hiring slacked off in June, down to 158K added

Ed Morrissey Jul 06, 2017 12:41 PM

“Just down the road …”

Jun 2017

You’re welcome, believe it or not.

Button it up.

“The jobs are still leaving. Nothing has stopped.”

May 2017

It’s… complicated

Heresy.

It’s a round up… of prospective agents

Apr 2017

Stagnation.

Try that in the private sector

ADP estimate: 263K jobs added in March

Ed Morrissey Apr 05, 2017 4:41 PM

Expectations.

Mar 2017

Picking and choosing

Can drones save coal country?

Jazz Shaw Mar 14, 2017 9:21 AM

They used to dig, but now they might fly

“We’re going to really dream big now.”

But that wouldn’t make for a very good story in the press, now would it?

Feb 2017

January jobs report: 227K jobs added, 4.8% U-3 rate

Ed Morrissey Feb 03, 2017 10:01 AM

Uptick in participation rate?

Jan 2017
Dec 2016

“We’re going to…automate to drive the cost down so that we can continue to be competitive.”

It’s the jobs, stupid — not the ideology.

“Companies are not going to leave the United States anymore without consequences.”

Nov 2016

Populism.

Miss on jobs again: 161,000 added in October

Ed Morrissey Nov 04, 2016 10:41 AM

2016 coming in 50K a month lower than last year.

Chalk one up for the good guys

Oct 2016

That private versus public opinion thing seems to be a running theme

Sep 2016

Costs are up, services are down. Jobs are the big question mark.

The dirty little secret which the Democratic coalition doesn’t like to talk about

Ford confirms shift of Focus manufacturing to Mexico

Ed Morrissey Sep 15, 2016 10:01 AM

Not enough free trade?

And Hillary Clinton has promised to speed up the process. Why would you doubt her?

Good (government) work if you can get it

Aug 2016

AP: 10,000 tanning salons got burned up by ObamaCare

Ed Morrissey Aug 22, 2016 10:31 AM

Democrat Fried Jobs.

“She is the candidate of the past. Ours is the campaign of the future.”

We’re supposed to have some leverage