Today the American economy is continuing to heal from the great recession. Unemployment rates are falling, and we’ve added private sector jobs for two straight years. That means more than 4 million Americans are back on the job.
At the U.S. Department of Agriculture, we’re focused on growing the economy in rural America and I am proud of what we’ve accomplished.
One important part of our work has been supporting homeowners who are getting back on their feet – and just recently, USDA was able to take a new step to help. Read more »