Los Angeles Times

Jim Puzzanghera

Writer

Jim Puzzanghera writes about business and economic issues from the Times’ Washington, D.C., bureau. He joined The Times in 2006 and won the paper’s Editor’s Award in 2009 for coverage of the financial crisis. He has worked in the nation’s capital since 1998 and is a two-time National Press Club award winner for Washington coverage. A Northwestern University graduate, he previously worked for the San Jose Mercury News, Newsday and the St. Petersburg Times.

Recent Articles

  • Obama moves to close gender wage gap

    Obama moves to close gender wage gap

    The first bill President Obama signed after taking office in 2009 was designed to help close the pay gap between men and women.But saying progress has been slow, Obama announced a new plan Friday to try to ensure that women earn the same as men for doing the same job.The proposal, which doesn't...

  • U.S. economic growth slows to 0.7% at the end of last year

    U.S. economic growth slows to 0.7% at the end of last year

    The U.S. economy slowed sharply at the end of last year, expanding at an anemic 0.7% annual pace as business investment and exports fell, the Commerce Department said Friday. Growth in the October-through-December period was weaker than the 0.9% figure analysts had forecast and could raise new...

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