BOOM: 67,000 Mining Jobs Created In The Last Year

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Michael Nelson, a coal miner worker shakes hands with U.S. President Donald Trump as he prepares to sign Resolution 38, which nullfies the "stream protection rule", at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 16, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘The financial environment for coal mining improved’

Labor Data Indicates Working Class Famlies Are Thriving Under Trump

Finance | David Krayden
Trump supporters Getty Images/Jessica Kourkounis

‘The Bureau Of Labor Statistics reveals that fewer Americans are being forced to accept part-time work…’

Black Unemployment Rate Dropped To Lowest Levels Since 1970

US | Amber Randall
A worker uses a forklift to collect goods to load into trailers equipped with BlackBerry's fleet-tracking service known as Radar, which uses $400 boxes to collect and transmit information on movement, temperature and physical contents of truck trailers, at the Titanium Transportation trucking firm in Bolton, Ontario, Canada on June 7, 2017. Picture taken on June 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

Not seen since 1972

JOBS REPORT: Economy Swings Back After Dip From String Of Hurricanes

Business | Steve Birr
Hurricane Harvey is seen in the Texas Gulf Coast, U.S., in this NOAA GOES satellite image on August 24, 2017. NOAA/Handout via Reuters

‘Some real job gains’

September Jobs Report: Hurricane Stifles Job Growth But Unemployment Drops

Business | Steve Birr
Hurricane Irma (L) and Hurricane Jose are pictured in the Atlantic Ocean in this NOAA satellite handout photo

Unemployment at lowest levels since 2001

Jobs Coming Back To Oilfields After Years Of Decline

Energy | Andrew Follett
Smiling Female Engineer in an Oilfield (Shutterstock/branislavpudar)

Jobs have risen by 142 percent since May 2016

Watering Down Government Efficiency

Opinion | Rep. Paul Gosar

The way government contractors are paid just isn’t rational. But there’s an easy way to fix it.

Percentage Of Teens Working Summer Jobs Has Halved Since 1991

Education | Rob Shimshock
Smiling barista (Shutterstock/wavebreakmedia)

Why are fewer teenagers working?

American Job Openings Top Record-Breaking 6 Million

US | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the American Center for Mobility, a test facility for driverless car technology for American Manufactured Vehicles in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Highest number since 2001

May Jobs Report: Unemployment Rate Hits 16 Year Low

Business | Ted Goodman
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 21, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

‘We’re getting closer to reaching our objectives’

Young Men Are Being Squeezed Out Of The Middle Class

US | Ted Goodman
The abandoned and decaying Packard Motor Car Manufacturing plant, near downtown Detroit, Michigan (Reuters/Rebecca Cook)

Female-dominated professions are skyrocketing

17 Percent Of American Workers Weren't Born In The United States

US | Ted Goodman
U.S. President Donald Trump talks with auto industry leaders, including General Motors CEO Mary Barra (4th L) and United Auto Workers (UAW) President Dennis Williams (4th R) at the American Center for Mobility in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

27 million immigrants in the U.S. labor force

US Household Debt Hits Record Highs

Business | Robert Donachie
Businessman holding a burlap money bag. [Shutterstock - nito - 189871454]

‘This record debt level is neither a reason to celebrate nor a cause for alarm’

First Coal Mine Opens Under Trump

Energy | Andrew Follett
A dirty coalminer displays a lump of coal as a power and energy source. Shutterstock/Joe Belanger

600 new coal jobs