Economy Continues Slow Climb With 151K New Jobs

Economy Continues Slow Climb With 151K New Jobs by Connor D. Wolf The U.S. labor market continued its slow recovery by adding an additional 151,000 new  jobs during the month of August, according to a federal report Friday. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) tracks employment growth on a monthly basis. Employment growth… Read More

A Message from Mike Coffman

A Message from Mike Coffman Dear Friend: The small businesses in my congressional district consistently ask me to make the federal government’s policies less bureaucratic so that their small businesses can thrive. My focus in Congress remains on reforming federal policies that hurt job creation. This means addressing recent job-killing… Read More

Employers: Taxes, overtime rule hurt business

Employers: Taxes, overtime rule hurt business By: Nathaniel Shuda OSHKOSH – Employers need to educate their workers about how taxes and government regulations are hurting small businesses in the Fox Valley. That was the message shared by more than a dozen business, economic development and government leaders Monday during a… Read More