Browsing All posts tagged under »Obama Economy«

Obama’s 0.7 Percent “Solution”

February 8, 2016 by


Obama, Democrats and bureaucrats bury America’s future under more federal regulations By Paul Driessen ~ America’s abysmal 0.7% economic growth during the fourth quarter of 2015 meant the annual growth rate was an anemic 2.4% … and average annual growth for the six-year Obama era a pathetic 2.2 percent. This is “dead last compared to […]

Let The Budget Battles Begin

March 23, 2015 by


By Alan Caruba ~ The announcement of a new fiscal budget for the U.S. government always sets the stage for struggles between the spenders and those trying to put some limits on the spending. The spenders usually win because politicians—particularly progressive ones—love to tap the national treasury in order to reward their supporters. As the […]

AP Blames ‘(Good) Weather’ For April Decline In Industrial Production

May 16, 2014 by


By Tom Blumer ~ It looks like the “weather” excuse the press went to repeatedly to explain weak economic results in December, and January, and February, and March still has life in April. But this time, warm weather (which most of us would find “good,” at least in April) is to blame. An early afternoon […]

I Am Afraid Of My Government 

January 29, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ I came into this world when Franklin D. Roosevelt was President and I have never been afraid of my government until now. I am not alone. A consistent and growing theme of commentaries on the conservative news sites and blogs that I read every day is the fear of the Obama […]

You Want Fries With That?

December 5, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ On Thursday, December 5, there will be protests in more than a hundred cities across the nation directed at fast food chains, demanding an increase of the minimum wage to $15.00. Those who may be interviewed for radio and television will talk of receiving “a living wage.” In his 2013 State of […]

What Debt? Obama’s Insane Spending Binge!

September 21, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba There’s a reason that President Obama wants to increase taxes. His administration cannot spend your money fast enough. A visit on Tuesday morning to the websites of various federal departments reveals that this administration can find an excuse to spend millions on anything. Here’s a quick tour. In the wake of the Solyndra […]

N.Y. Times Highlighted Yale Prediction: Obama Wins 2012 Race In a ‘Landslide’

November 21, 2010 by


By Tim Graham In his “Strategies” column in The New York Times, Jeff Sommer is touting how things are looking up for Barack Obama. Try this: Based on the facts at hand right now, Mr. Obama is likely to win the 2012 election in a landslide. That, at least, is the prediction of Ray C. […]

Obama “Like A Retard In Front Of A Slot Machine”

September 7, 2010 by


WASHINGTON (SR) – President Obama is planning on spending at least $50 billion more in borrowed money in an effort to strengthen our nation’s sputtering economy. The money will be used to build and modernize roads, bridges, and runways. With nothing to show but continued unemployment after already spending nearly a trillion dollars of borrowed […]