We head into New Year celebrations enjoying a few extra dollars to spend, or put away for future needs, grateful that gasoline prices at the pump have eased enough to be felt. We also wish for continuation in this trend so that each of us can bask in a little relief from the ever-escalating costs on foods and daily necessities. Grateful, yes, but to whom, and more importantly, why?
Posts Categorized: Economy
This should be a sublime moment for conservatives. democrats are in a full civil war. They are screaming “Obama abandoned us!” and Pelosi is shrieking “This is blackmail!” Maxine Waters is telling colleagues not to be “intimated” by Obama. The left’s base says Obama has sold them out. Pelosi is “enormously disappointed” in Obama. Obama… Read more »
Just another nail in the coffin of our media. Last year they, along with Democrats, cried and wailed over Ted Cruz wanting a government shutdown over Obamacare. This year when Elizabeth Warren wants a shutdown over business friendly provisions the media is singing a different tune: Instead of “Why Democrats Want to Shut Down the… Read more »
It is estimated that the cost to America of Obama’s amnesty decree could be as much as $6 trillion over 50 years: The typical unlawful immigrant is 34 years old. After amnesty, this individual will receive government benefits, on average, for 50 years. Restricting access to benefits for the first 13 years after amnesty therefore… Read more »
While in China, President Mao Tse Bama agreed to a climate change deal that is supposed to help secure Obama’s legacy. Top administration officials had worked secretly for months to nail down a major climate change deal with China that could be the centerpiece of his first visit to the country in five years, and… Read more »
As far back as February of this year, democrat candidates made it clear for the most part that they wanted Barack Obama to be as far away from them as possible: The White House and Senate Democrats are preparing an extensive midterm campaign strategy built around one unavoidable fact: Hardly any candidates in the most… Read more »
When one reviews the list of Wall St. investment banks hammered with large fines and penalties following the toxic mortgage “investigation” one cannot help but notice a glaring omission: Goldman Sachs It’s not like there wasn’t evidence of their wrongdoing: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) misled clients and Congress about the firm’s bets on securities… Read more »
In this celebrity-comicon world where teleprompters send us uncomplicated pablum of feel-good lies that big government will take care of all our ills, let’s pluck some of the mainstream assessments out by the roots before the sand coagulates and our necks get permanently imbedded. There is much false nonsense to rip out of the dark morass it comes from, nevertheless observing a couple of deplorable pieces of social truth will make a good start.
Apple introduced its new products and promptly lost 38 billion dollars of stock value within one hour. There were glitches in the launch of the two new larger iPhones 6, the Apple Watch, and Apple Pay; the show was late getting started, the Apple link for streaming would only work on Apple products and many… Read more »
In just one more example of Obama abiding by the laws he likes and disregarding the laws he doesn’t here he is doubling down on a old UN climate treaty: The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without… Read more »