Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Falls, Hiring FlattensPennsylvania's jobless rate fell by three-tenths of a percentage point in November for the second straight month, even as payrolls remained static.
US Steel Worker Proud To Be Mentioned In President’s SpeechThe invited guests lined up early at US Steel’s Irvin Plant, nearly three hours before the event, which was inside but still chilly.
Obama Orders Creation Of 'myRA' Savings PlanWith a stroke of his pen, President Barack Obama has created a new savings plan designed for Americans who don't have workplace retirement plans.
President Obama Set To Visit PittsburghPresident Barack Obama is scheduled to travel to Pittsburgh next week.
Sen. Toomey Wants More Options To Raise EmploymentOnce a month PA State Senator Pat Toomey joins the Mike Pintek show to discuss the hot topics in our state. This interview brought up the subjects of Obamacare and raising the minimum wage.
Many Worried Expiration Of Unemployment Benefits Could Have Crippling Effects More than one million unemployed Americans lost their benefits Saturday as the Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program expired.
Unemployment Down But Not Enough For Wall StreetThe unemployment rate fell nationally last month, but not as much as some had hoped.
Pa.'s Unemployment Rate Below National AverageUnemployment has gone down in Pennsylvania, making it lower than the national average.
State Unemployment Rate Dropped Slightly Since April Pennsylvania's unemployment rate declined slightly last month, but remains above the national rate.
Gov. Corbett: Drug Testing Comments Taken Out Of ContextGov. Tom Corbett says his comments about job applicants failing drug tests were taken out of context by his political opponents.
Gov. Corbett: Drug Tests Keeping People From WorkingDemocrats are pouring criticism on Gov. Tom Corbett for suggesting that Pennsylvania's sluggish job growth stems partly from too many applicants being unable to pass a drug test.
Pittsburgh Film Industry Stunted By End Of Tax Credits Thousands of people who have come to depend on the film industry for their livelihoods are now unemployed.