Obama Signs Two More Jobs-related Orders

Obama signs two more jobs-related orders

Los Angeles TimesObama signs two more jobs-related ordersUSA TodayPresident Obama signed two more executive memorandums today, saying they will help employment at a time when congressional Republicans are blocking his $447 billion jobs bill. "With too many families struggling and too many ...Obama taking more steps on own to help businessesChicago Sun-TimesObama takes more steps on own to help businessesAtlanta Journal ConstitutionFactbox: Obama rolls out more executive office job measuresReutersHuffington Post (blog) -BusinessWeek -Washington Postall 1,098 news articles »

Senh: The two executive orders seem kinda minor - speeding up federal R&D projects to the marketplace and a site listing federal programs for businesses looking to export jobs. USAjobs.gov was embarassing, so let's hope there's more thought and better execution on the new orders.

Sections:  news   politics   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first testsCoalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn'tUS home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
BING NEWS:
  • Obama Likely to Get $500M to Fight ISIS Before Congress Bolts
    White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said earlier on Monday that the administration is gratified by the early signs of support from congressional ... will roll out a package of 15 jobs-related bills that it already has passed but are languishing ...
    09/16/2014 - 7:15 am | View Link
  • State of the Union just the start of President Obama's critical year: Farmer
    This week’s State of the Union address might more properly be termed the State of the Obama Presidency speech ... national security and social well-being. A jobs-related infrastructure program, military modernization, a higher federal minimum wage ...
    01/26/2014 - 7:00 am | View Link
  • President Obama Needs This Industry to Survive
    Many living in the Pittsburgh area, where I reside, weren't too happy with President Obama's attitude toward coal, as evidenced by the yard signs. With so many jobs ... South Carolina which only has 700 jobs related to coal export, which produced just ...
    06/27/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline
    The industry's job claims not only include jobs directly related to the pipeline, but jobs related to the hospitality industry ... but the wave of activism against the pipeline shows no signs of stopping.
    01/18/2012 - 1:59 pm | View Link
  • Obama signs two more jobs-related orders
    President Obama signed two more executive memorandums today, saying they will help employment at a time when congressional Republicans are blocking his $447 billion jobs bill. "With too many families struggling and too many businesses fighting to keep ...
    10/28/2011 - 8:35 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Common Stereotypes and Misconceptions about Homeless People
    I have worked with homeless people in shelters and soup kitchens and in literacy and skill-teaching programs serving them and others living in deep poverty.
    10/30/2014 - 5:00 am | View Website
  • Daily Kos :: News Community Action
    Daily weblog with political analysis on US current events from a liberal perspective.
    10/29/2014 - 9:51 pm | View Website
  • Politics
    President Obama will continue to hug Ebola responders, though just to be safe, we should figure out some way to keep random people from coming in contact with the ...
    10/29/2014 - 4:57 pm | View Website
  • The Way We'll Work
    The Future of Work. Who knows what jobs will be born a decade from now? Though unemployment is at a 25-year high, work will return eventually. Here are 10 ways your ...
    10/28/2014 - 8:40 pm | View Website
  • The Stimulus Plan: How to Spend $787 Billion
    The New York Times - Breaking News, World News & Multimedia
    10/28/2014 - 10:46 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News