The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) in May determined small business enthusiasm to be at its second highest point since it started tracking the measure in 1973.
U.S. job growth accelerated in May and the unemployment rate dropped to an 18-year low of 3.8 percent, pointing to rapidly tightening labor market conditions, which could stir concerns about inflation.
After passing President Donald Trump’s tax-reform package last year, the House Ways and Means Committee appears poised to tackle welfare reform next.
The average American is more optimistic about their ability to find a job under the Trump administration than at any point previously recorded, according to a new poll.
U.S. job growth increased less than expected in April and the unemployment rate dropped to near a 17-1/2-year low of 3.9 percent as some jobless Americans left the labor force.