As we approach Labor Day, Congress needs to cut the party-line bickering and refocus its efforts on policies that help American workers.
Despite an improving labor market, Congress needs to do more to create opportunity for all American families.
Despite a broken Congress, the president can still push progressive policies to help strengthen the middle class.
Progressive policies similar to the Affordable Care Act can lay the foundation for stronger growth and help those most in need.
In the fifth year of recovery, policymakers must create an economy that works for everyone.
To help the middle class and create jobs, Congress should pass a one-year extension of unemployment benefits and raise the federal minimum wage.
Economic data show that Congress’s fiscal brinksmanship is keeping businesses from investing in America and consequently holding back overall growth.
Congress must move past its partisan pettiness and enact policies to help the American economy.
Policymakers need to find and enact policies that can spur faster economic growth.
Economic and labor-market gains continue this month, but policymakers should focus on long-term strategies to strengthen the American people and help U.S. businesses prosper.