The economy added 204,000 jobs in October, far more than the 120,000 economists had expected. The Labor Department says the 16-day government shutdown had a negligible impact on their estimates. The unemployment rate ticked up to 7.3%, but economists say that rise is likely to be a blip. Read more from CNNMoney
Wall Street continues to make steady gains but slow job growth and low consumer confidence means middle class Americans have been left behind. Christine Romans asks Jake Tapper and Greg Valliere whether we can depend on government to bridge the gap.
September's jobs report was late thanks to the government shutdown, but the modest gains were on track. Christine Romans reveals why this time the unemployment rate went down for the right reasons.
By October 17, the U.S. government may not be able to pay all its bills. Christine Romans explains who might not get paid.
August's jobs report: the good, the bad, and the labor force participation rate. The big numbers are on track, but Alison Kosik reveals that these stats aren't pretty, especially for the Americans who have dropped out of the labor force completely.
The U.S. is producing much more oil and natural gas than in the past, but Americans aren't feeling the benefits. Christine Romans explains why you'll be paying more for your road trips and A/C this summer.
Americans say the U.S. economy is getting better. Christine Romans asks economists and business leaders for their take.