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February 17, 2019
Crowds turned out to support U..S Sen. Amy Klobuchar as she kicked off her campaign for President of the United States, Sunday, Feb. 10, in Boom Island Park, Minneapolis. Scott Takushi / Pioneer Press
Amy Klobuchar vows to bridge rural-urban divide during first presidential campaign stop
February 17, 2019 - 11:27am
February 16, 2019
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
February 16, 2019 - 12:59pm
February 2, 2019
Why the shutdown didn't tank the January jobs report
February 2, 2019 - 2:52pm
January 29, 2019
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) greets supporters as she kicks off her 2020 Democratic presidential campaign at an outdoor rally in downtown Oakland, Calif., Jan. 27, 2019. Harris described the nation and the world as at “an inflection point” in history. “Who are we as Americans?” she asked at the rally. (Jim Wilson/Copyright 2019 The New York Times).
Democrats' 2020 race wide-open early on as danger mounts for Trump, new poll shows
January 29, 2019 - 1:34pm
January 26, 2019
President Donald Trump walks to the White House Rose Garden to announce the plan to end the partial government shutdown. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Inside Trump's decision to end standoff
January 26, 2019 - 9:40am
January 21, 2019
An abandoned car sits next to a sign for a shuttered bowling alley off Groesbeck Highway in Macomb County, Mich. Photo for The Washington Post by Nick Hagen
Part of Trump's base is faulting him for the shutdown
January 21, 2019 - 6:07pm
December 29, 2018
"I see no way out," says Sol Amith, shown at home in Laguna Niguel, California, on Dec. 27. 2018. "I am 40, have built a strong career, have 17 years experience, and if something were to happen to me, my wife and kids would be homeless within a year when my life insurance ran out." Photo for The Washington Post by Stuart W. Palley
'I see no way out': Living paycheck to paycheck is disturbingly common
December 29, 2018 - 4:41pm
December 14, 2018
A Wall Street sign in New York on May 25, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Michael Nagle.
Dow sheds 500 points on weaker economic outlook for China
December 14, 2018 - 3:53pm
November 27, 2018
Yields are low and debts are high, causing farmers to struggle more than ever beofre. Tim Middagh / Forum News Service
Low yields, depressed markets take toll on southwest Minnesota farmers
November 27, 2018 - 9:28pm
November 22, 2018
The Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce recently conducted a credit card spending study in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Chipping in for information: Consumer spending study to be shared
November 22, 2018 - 4:38pm
November 16, 2018
Corn grows in a field in Booneville, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. President Donald Trump plans to lift a federal ban on the summer sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline in a bid to sooth corn and soybean farmers in Iowa and other Midwestern states. (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Opportunity for ethanol production, exports growing
November 16, 2018 - 6:00am
October 15, 2018
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during the SelectUSA Investment Summit in National Harbor, Maryland, on June 21, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump's second year
October 15, 2018 - 4:09pm
October 12, 2018
The Soro Enshi container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai on July 10, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
China's trade surplus with the US hit record $34.1 billion in September amid trade war
October 12, 2018 - 9:31am
October 6, 2018
An American flag flies July 5, 2017, at Barry Farm, a Washington D.C. housing development that is to be demolished and rebuilt into multi-income housing. Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez.
Downward mobility: Where middle-class kids are worse off than their parents
October 6, 2018 - 5:17am
October 5, 2018
Boyd Trueman grinds down a weld at Curbtender, a maker of garbage trucks in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. Iowa and North Dakota have some of lowest unemployment rates in the country.  (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am