No family member was employed in 16,069,000 U.S. families in 2016, or 19.6 percent of families, according to newly released data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
More than half of U.S. households—53 percent—had hardship experiencing a financial shock in 2015, according to a report from Pew Charitable Trusts.
The number of Americans either working or looking for work in the past month hit a record high of 160,201,000, according to numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
For the first time since the financial crisis, more Americans view the economy favorably, according to a report from the Pew Research Center.
A senior Trump administration official indicated the White House will give employers more input into regulatory actions and is willing to abandon a controversial Obama-era rule on franchising
Economists forecast economic growth in the United States to rise by 2.4 percent in 2017 and by 2.5 percent in 2018, the Wall Street Journal reported.
The number of Americans not participating in the labor force declined to 94,366,000 in January, according to the latest numbers released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Donald Trump’s presidency is already having positive affects on the nation’s economy, according to one top economist.