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October 15, 2018
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during the SelectUSA Investment Summit in National Harbor, Maryland, on June 21, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump's second year
October 15, 2018 - 4:09pm
October 12, 2018
The Soro Enshi container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai on July 10, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
China's trade surplus with the US hit record $34.1 billion in September amid trade war
October 12, 2018 - 9:31am
October 6, 2018
An American flag flies July 5, 2017, at Barry Farm, a Washington D.C. housing development that is to be demolished and rebuilt into multi-income housing. Washington Post photo by Michael Robinson Chavez.
Downward mobility: Where middle-class kids are worse off than their parents
October 6, 2018 - 5:17am
October 5, 2018
Boyd Trueman grinds down a weld at Curbtender, a maker of garbage trucks in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. Iowa and North Dakota have some of lowest unemployment rates in the country.  (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
October 1, 2018
New home construction in the neighborhood south of Fargo Davies High School. Home building in Fargo and West Fargo has been relatively flat during the last two years. File photo
ND budget outlook shows revenues tracking 3.9 percent above 2017 forecast
October 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
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Commentary: The bottom 90 percent are still poorer than they were in 2007
October 1, 2018 - 1:30pm
September 18, 2018
Letter: Middle class people are going nowhere in a hurry in the Trump economy
September 18, 2018 - 1:28pm
September 17, 2018
A resurgence in North Dakota's Oil Patch spurred the fifth consecutive quarterly gain in sales tax collections, according to state figures. Unlike the oil boom, however, the current oil expansion hasn't fueled increases in the retail sector. Forum file photo
North Dakota sales tax collections continue to increase
September 17, 2018 - 4:26pm
September 13, 2018
Black, Hispanic Minnesotan incomes rebounded in 2017; significant gaps remain
September 13, 2018 - 6:00am
September 7, 2018
A job seeker shakes hands with a representative during a National Career Fairs event in Tampa, Florida, on May 23, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
US economy adds 201,000 jobs in August as strong hiring continues
September 7, 2018 - 9:14am
September 1, 2018
Letter: Trump is boosting economy by cutting taxes and slashing regulations
September 1, 2018 - 9:55pm
August 27, 2018
Jason Margerum, foreground, and his father, Rich Margerum, pick up a table Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, that he purchased at the liquidation sale for the Moorhead Herberger's in Moorhead Center Mall. Helmut Schmidt / The Forum
Moorhead Herberger's to close Wednesday; Fargo location shuttered
August 27, 2018 - 5:20pm
August 23, 2018
Congressman Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., from left, hosts U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and U.S. Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky in a news conference following a trade town hall meeting Thursday, Aug. 23, at the North Dakota State College of Science’s Fargo campus.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
Commerce secretary urges North Dakota ag producers to hang tough in trade war
August 23, 2018 - 6:34pm
Congressman Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., from left, hosts U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and U.S. Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky in a news conference following a trade town hall meeting Thursday, Aug. 23, at the North Dakota State College of Science’s Fargo campus. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
Commerce secretary urges North Dakota ag producers to hang tough in trade war
August 23, 2018 - 5:20pm
August 3, 2018
A job seeker shakes hands with a representative during a National Career Fairs event in Tampa, Florida, on May 23, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Luke Sharrett.
US economy adds 157,000 jobs in July, slightly below expectations
August 3, 2018 - 8:15am