When the president entered office in 2009, the economy was issue No. 1. It still is today. Here's a look at how the economy has improved in some ways, but not others.
President Obama is still falling short of his #1 goal: to fix the economy for the middle class.
The job market has just started gaining momentum, but that's of little consolation to these Americans. They've been job searching for months with no luck.
Kevin Burgos works full-time, earns more than the minimum wage and even fixes cars on the side to bring in extra money to support his family.
1.3 million long-term unemployed Americans will lose their unemployment benefits Saturday, after Congress failed to extend federal benefits.
These workers clock in when others are celebrating holidays with family... and guess what? They don't mind!