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

  • Our long stagnant-paycheck nightmare may finally be nearing an end

    Our long stagnant-paycheck nightmare may finally be nearing an end

    For millions of Americans, a reminder of the economic damage of the Great Recession has arrived every week or two for years — in their paychecks. Painfully slow wage growth has plagued the recovery, with many workers seeing few if any raises as they struggle to make ends meet. But there are signs...

  • SpaceX explosion frustrates both Elon Musk's and Mark Zuckerberg's plans

    SpaceX explosion frustrates both Elon Musk's and Mark Zuckerberg's plans

    An unmanned SpaceX rocket, topped by an Israeli satellite, was being prepped for a test firing Thursday morning at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida when something went wrong. The 604-ton Falcon 9 rocket was being fueled with a potent mix of liquid oxygen and rocket-grade kerosene propellant...

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