White House: More jobs in construction as recession lessens

|  August 18, 2009 |

Maybe things are finally looking up.

Despite the stimulus money that has been allocated, employment levels are still pretty dismal and layoffs continue.

However, the White House’s Council of Economic Advisers says it expects the economy to produce more jobs in the health care, education, transportation, construction and clean energy sectors as the U.S. emerges from the recession and the labor market evolves during the next five to 10 years, according to a Wall Street Journal online report.

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