Recession http://aspenpublicradio.org en Bringing CitiBank to Justice http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/bringing-citibank-justice <p>Reaction continues to come in to Monday’s massive 7 billion dollar settlement between Citigroup and the US Justice Department over misconduct that contributed to the great recession of 2008. Citigroup will pay four billion dollars in fines plus 2.5 billion for what’s called consumer relief. &nbsp;</p><p>The US Attorney for the District of Colorado, John Walsh played a major role in the sleuthing of Citi’s wrongdoing. &nbsp;He spoke from his office in Denver with APR’s Roger Adams.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:32:47 +0000 Roger Adams 21646 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Bringing CitiBank to Justice State Updates Job #’s For End of 2012 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/state-updates-job-s-end-2012 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There were about 4400 more jobs last November than previously thought. That’s according to the latest numbers from Colorado’s Department of Labor and Employment. Chief Economist Alexandra Hall says the update doesn’t increase the overall average number of jobs during the fourth quarter of 2012. But the update does show Colorado's job numbers appear to be accurately reflecting the state's economy.</span></p> Thu, 30 May 2013 16:43:53 +0000 Elise Thatcher 2080 at http://aspenpublicradio.org State Updates Job #’s For End of 2012