Economic Politics

Economic Politics

GDP Tumbles

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The latest estimates for fourth quarter GDP growth contradict President Obama's glowing economic forecast.

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The difference between the unimproved value and the improved value – is exactly what new wealth is. The chicken is worth more than the egg.

The 114th Congress fades away as President Obama ensures his agenda on immigration, Obamacare and more

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And the number is only that low because over half-a-trillion in new taxes will subsidize the cost.

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It is the difference between the transfer of wealth and the creation of wealth by actually improving the mousetrap.

Hey, I'm people too! | Keith Kissel / Creative Commons / Via Flickr: kakissel

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Republicans are wasting time fighting Obamacare. It's time to bow to inevitability and embrace the logical next step in true, universal healthcare rights.

The State of the Union: More of the same / Photo used under United States government works license

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What should we expect from Obama's speech? We can reduce it to three words: Tax and spend.

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WASHINGTON, January 19, 2015 — In his State of the Union address, President Obama will “propose raising $320 billion over the next 10 years...

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WASHINGTON, January 19, 2015 − Not long ago my wife asked the boys and me what we wanted to have for dinner. We agreed to...

State of Union | 2014

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President says his plan will create $320 billion over the next 10 years, expand tax credits for higher education, child care payers and create tax breaks for two income families and couples.


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Since Obama’s plan requires federal funds to cover only two-thirds of the program, the states will be forced to raise taxes or de-fund essential services.