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NV-Sen: Harry Reid (D) Mocks McConnell (R. KY) For Taking Credit For The Economy

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Good one, Mitch! Can't say that I blame him: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/... Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Friday laughed off Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-Ky.) recent attempt to claim credit for economic growth, arguing that Democratic policies helped the recovery...More

 

Incredible, Amazing, Fantastic: US economy grows by 5% in Q3 2014

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Lets see how the naysayers play this news. U.S. economic strength: This is the third and final reading on GDP, and the 5% figure represents an upgrade from the Commerce Department's initial estimate of 3.9% growth. Related articles US economy...More

 

2014 Midterm Elections Predictions/picks

Alright, it's time for me to unveil my election predictions/picks-- election results.. long-awaited, I know!! Obviously, there is a little bias, due to fact of me being a party loyalty/homer lol. I was supposed to release them either 7 days...More

 

Could the rising US dollar solve Europe’s Economic Woes?

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Weak GDP growth forecasts, recently released by the IMF, suggest a significant probability that one or more Eurozone countries could slip back into recession in 2015. The IMF predicted that the combined Eurozone GDP growth will come in at a...More

 

REGonomics on Franchise Law

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Last July, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Office of the General Counsel issued a statement affirming charges alleging McDonald’s franchisees and their franchisor, McDonald’s, USA, LLC, with violating the rights of employees as a result of activities surrounding employee...More

 

Long Term Business Strategy; Easier with a Dashboard!

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The execution phase of business strategy – any strategy really – is where most management fail to deliver. I know many companies –including Fortune 500s- where strategy building is an exercise in layering carefully crafted buzz words on a document,...More

 

5 1/2 Years of Obama: Where are we now!

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A few months ago I re-tweeted an image that illustrated where the country was economically in Jan 2009 vs. the end of Q4 2013. So I decided to update that same chart using Q2 2014 numbers. Wait to you see the difference.More

 

US Economy Needs Some Inflation

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So many conservative politicians, I won’t name names, have been on the Feds’ case (Federal Reserve Bank), accusing it of a libertine attitude and a penchant for accommodative monetary policies which will lead, they claim, to the mother of all...More

 

UAE-the New Florence?

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Last week, Etihad Airways inaugurated its non-stop flight from Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi; flight time 16h 25m. Los Angeles mayor, Eric Garcetti, UAE Ambassador to Washington Yusef Al Otaiba, and US Ambassador to the UAE Michael Corbin, attended the...More

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Did Hell Just Freeze Over?

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As America shivered through a historic freeze, Obama warmed up the discussion of poverty, the Senate passed unemployment benefits and debate shifted from austerity to inequality. While record lows chilled much of the country, there was a spark of hope...More