by Edward Wyckoff Williams onJuly 11, 2012
As Republicans bash Obama over June's employment report, they fail to mention that he has a plan.
by Jamelle Bouie onJuly 8, 2012
Instead of complaining that Obama lacks a plan for jobs, American Prospect blogger Jamelle Bouie challenges the GOP to take up the American Jobs Act to help unemployment.
June 8, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Nine months after pitching Congress a jobs package, the president tries again.
January 5, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Executive James D. White is partnering with the White House to create jobs for disadvantaged youths.
December 6, 2011
Blogging the Beltway: Valerie Jarrett weighs in on the measure's probability and Obama's fiery speech.
November 9, 2011
Blogging the Beltway: With a new report and a conference, Obama wants you to know what he's done for you lately.
October 20, 2011
Join The Root at hashtag #TheRootWH today at 5:30 pm as we discuss poverty and jobs, live from the White House.
September 25, 2011
In a bold speech, the president calls on the Congressional Black Caucus to fight for jobs.
by Cynthia Gordy onSeptember 15, 2011
The selling of Obama's jobs plan continues.
September 10, 2011
With a new belief in President Obama's concern about blacks, the California congresswoman and other black lawmakers support his plan.
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