Browsing All posts tagged under »U S Economy«

Brexit Will Lead To Free Trade Agreement Between America And The UK

December 21, 2017 by


By Casey Ryan ~ A British member of Parliament for the European Union said that once Brexit takes place, the United States and the United Kingdom can form a new free trade agreement based on markets. Brexit is the name of the vote held by the U.K. on June 23, 2016, to withdraw from the […]

Obama’s Pretty Words Cannot Beautify His Ugly Economy

May 13, 2016 by


By Deroy Murdock ~ If this morning’s employment report has you down, just listen to President Obama. The U.S. economy is gorgeous, he insists. “In the United States, our economy is growing again,” Obama crowed during his trip to Germany last month. And the American people would appreciate all of this “if we had been […]

How The State Of The Economy Is Literally Killing People

May 2, 2016 by


By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Middle-aged people laid off and unable to find work are taking another way out. They’re killing themselves. Suicide rates are soaring, according to federal data released last week. Especially in economically depressed states and job-starved upstate New York. People in need of work are twice as likely to take their […]

What Economic Recovery?

June 30, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ You have to know that the Obama administration has run out of excuses for destroying the U.S. economy when it starts to blame it on the weather. According to the Commerce Department, the economy based on its Gross domestic product–the value of its goods and services–fell at a seasonally adjusted annual […]

The U.S. Economy

June 30, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to Fox News: The not so rosy, real truth about US economy in 2014. “President Obama and many of the nation’s top economists entered 2014 predicting a breakout year for economic recovery. However, troubles in the housing sector indicate that there will be more economic difficulties confronting Americans and […]

The Tools To Prevent Another World War

January 19, 2014 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ Gavrilo Princip was no sharpshooter. He didn’t have to be. His target passed just feet in front of him. Princip plugged the heir to the Hapsburg throne in the jugular vein. Archduke Franz Ferdinand bled out in his car. That single killing sparked a global slaughter. European security issues had grown […]

The Economy Is A Lot Worse Than You Think

January 30, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Most Americans know the economy is in bad shape even if a majority voted to reelect the man most responsible for making a bad economy worse. And, no, it was not George W. Bush who is responsible for the 2008 financial crash. It was the government with its housing programs that […]

Unemployed Imbeciles Gather to Protest

October 5, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba I confess I have not paid much attention to the Occupy Wall Street protest. Watching New York cops arrest whole bunches of them on the Brooklyn Bridge for obstructing traffic was briefly entertaining, but it occurred to me I had no idea why they were protesting except for the fact that they […]

The Financial Advice of Experts, Then and Now

September 25, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba “I see nothing in the present situation that is either menacing or warrants pessimism…I have every confidence that there will be a revival of activity in the spring, and that during the coming year, the country will make steady progress.” That’s what William Mellon, the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, had to […]

China is Blocking America’s Economic Recovery

September 20, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba Americans of the generation that fought World War II and lived through the next fifty years of the Cold War never lost sight of the fact that the Soviet Union was Communist and therefore lacking anything resembling the moral values of our nation or the West. Why then do a more recent […]

This Way to the Poorhouse

September 15, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba On Tuesday, September 13, Reuters news service reported “Number of poor hit record 46 million in 2010.” Another new record set by the Obama administration and a President who has been out campaigning to “Pass this jobs bill now.” “The number of poor Americans in 2010,” Reuters reported, “was the largest in the […]

No, Bernanke, No!

August 26, 2011 by


By Tom McLaughlin Was Texas Governor Rick Perry out of line to suggest that bald, bearded Ben Bernanke would be almost treasonous to print more dollars? No. I don’t think so. His remarks got a rise out of President Obama right away. Even former President Bush’s advisor, Karl Rove, criticized him. Bush, after all, was […]

The White House Spin +More

June 8, 2011 by


The Patriot Post  Chronicle The Foundation “To cherish and stimulate the activity of the human mind, by multiplying the objects of enterprise, is not among the least considerable of the expedients, by which the wealth of a nation may be promoted.” –Alexander Hamilton Editorial Exegesis “You’ve got to hand it to President Obama and his […]

Putin: Obama “Idiot” For Adopting Socialism

February 23, 2009 by


MOSCOW (SR) – Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has warned the Obama administration against adopting further socialism, saying Russian history clearly proves it is a recipe for failure. “Any fourth grade history student knows socialism has failed in every country, at every time in history,” said Putin. “President Obama and his fellow Democrats are either idiots or deliberately […]