Economy

11 March 2013

The Fight For Saturday Mail

Posted in Economy, Politics

The U.S. Postal Service and Congress are squaring off over the plan to halt Saturday mail delivery. Chris Clackum reports.

08 March 2013

February Jobs Report Shows Lower Unemployment Rates

Posted in Economy

The February jobs report shows that last month, the US economy created 236,000 jobs and that's actually better than what economists expected. The unemployment rate dropped from 7.9 down to 7.7 perc ...

06 March 2013

Sky High!

Posted in Economy

Dow Jones Industrial average hits another record high; analysts see growing economy. Chris Clackum reports.

06 March 2013

Keeping The Government Running

Posted in Economy, U.S. & World News, Politics

Washington, D.C.

Congress considers a bill that will keep the government funded through the summer. Steve Handelsman reports.

05 March 2013

Dow Hits Record High

Posted in Economy

New York, N.Y.

Dow Jones Industrial average rises 120 points in early trading, surpassing all-time record. Chris Clackum reports.

05 March 2013

Feeling The Pinch

Posted in Economy, U.S. & World News, Politics

Chicago, Illi.

Effects of sequestration cuts are already evident at airports and military bases. Tracie Potts reports.

04 March 2013

Mixed Signals

Posted in Economy

Latest reports offer no clear picture on future of U.S. economy. Chris Clackum reports.

04 March 2013

Sequester Effects Already Felt

Posted in Economy, U.S. & World News, Politics

First signs of spending cuts are being seen. Steve Handelsman reports.

04 March 2013

Spending Budget Proposals To Be Heard In Salem Today

Posted in Economy, Local, Politics

Oregon Legislature budget writers are expected to release their two-year spending proposal in Salem today. The offer is expected to include almost 7 billion dollars for Oregon schools over the next ...

01 March 2013

No Deal!

Posted in Economy, U.S. & World News, Politics

Washington, D.C.

The dreaded "sequester" cuts will kick in after Congress and the White House fail to come up with a new budget deal. Steve Handelsman reports.