Five Ways Congress Can Create Jobs — PICTURES


Sept. 9, 2011, 10:30 a.m.

Lost amid all of the hype about job cre­ation and the Belt­way ob­ses­sion with the de­fi­cit-cut­ting su­per com­mit­tee is the fate of hun­dreds of thou­sands of real jobs that hang in the bal­ance pending five key policy de­cisions con­front­ing Con­gress and the White House. Here’s a look at what’s at stake.