California added 900,000 new jobs during the recovery, but they were spread over the state's 38 million residents.
MIT's Zeynep Ton explains the theory behind the Good Jobs Strategy.
There are tremendous differences in what it takes for workers to get by in different parts of the country.
Given the differences in housing and living costs across U.S. metros, a single national rate makes little sense.
The awkward ethics of a Walmart food drive.