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Democratic Policy & Communications Center

Democratic Policy & communications center | Chairman Senator Charles Schumer | Vice-Chair Senator Debbie Stabenow

Job Creation


Under President Obama's leadership, the economy has added private sector jobs for 57 straight months. During this span, 10.9 million private sector jobs have been added. 

In the Senate, Democrats are fighting to continue this positive trend and help speed along the economic recovery.

Below are examples of jobs-boosting measures enacted so far by the Senate:

Senate Democrats Pass Major Bipartisan Legislation to Help Workers and Their Families

Cutting Taxes for the Middle Class

Investing in a Stronger American Economy

Creating Jobs at Home by Increasing and Improving Trade Abroad


Hiring Our Heroes

Putting America Back to Work

Making Big Investments in Small Businesses

Encouraging Innovation