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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2014

    Texas Cities Tops Rankings in Recession Recovery Study

    The Great Recession is a thing of the past in Texas, according to a study by Wallet Hub. The website ranked the economic recoveries from the Great Recession of America's 150 largest cities by non-metro population, and Texas cities were atop the pack. Wallet Hub used 18 metrics in its study, brok ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2014

    The Dark Side of the Boom: Oil Is Doing Great Things for Some in Texas, but Not for Everyone

    It was like landing on the moon. The thought ricocheted through Joleena Malugani's mind as she took in the vast, dusty expanse of the corner of West Texas claimed by Midland and Odessa. Malugani was fresh out of college when she came across an Ector County Independent School District booth at a job ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 18, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    DNC 2012: Who Had The Best Speech? Hint: Not The One Last Night

    Three completely different emotions and narratives of the United States unfolded in each of the keynote addresses this week at the Democratic National Convention by two presidents and one first lady. In a way, all the speeches were spectacular displays of poise, command of the issues, and sheer lika ... More >>

  • News

    October 6, 2011

    Miracle Faker

    Rick Perry is right: America can learn from Texas. He's just wrong about what the lesson is.

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 29, 2008

    Houston Still Seeing Job Growth (Thank Christ)

    Houston may not be big on that hip, trendy stuff like recycling, but we are kicking ass in a different category -- job growth. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has just released its June 2008 report on job growth in the country's 12 largest metropolitan areas. Houston leads the way.

  • News

    October 9, 2003

    Catching Elevators

    Dr. Hitoshi Nikaidoh stepped on a St. Joseph Hospital elevator and died. His death was gruesome and horrifying. But it wasn't unique.

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