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Fed publicizes plans for additional economic stimulation

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The Federal Reserve said that it arranged the choice of more economic easing following the release of August's poor jobs report. Those efforts have been formulated, and were publicized on Thurs. Article resource: Fed Economic Stimuls Drive down borrowing expenses...More

 

Are You a Prol?

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Labor Day Demonstration against child labor - 1909 So if "class warfare" actually breaks out (we’re not talking about beheading rich folks .... yet!) with what "class" do you identify? Are you "middle class, upper middle-class, lower class?" These are...More

 

Life Before Social Security

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This year I will be 71 years old, assuming I make it and I have close family now into their eighties. I was born in the first year of WW II and my older relatives born in the 1930s during...More

 

Obama Economy Working: Unemployment Rate Drops to 7.8 Percent

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Patience; this is what I have been recommending all along. The economy has been improving for a while now, the stock market has recovered and making money, and now Americans are going back to work. It was just reported ,...More

 

Tax Cut Extension for Middle-Class, Great Political Move – Bad Economics

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President Obama has made a political move by offering continuance of the Bush tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans while the tax cuts for the top two income brackets expires. I think it’s a smart move politically but I...More

 

A Million Immigrant Workers Still Stream to U.S. while Many Veterans Have No Work

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Despite across-the-board high U.S. unemployment and the platitudes of government officials, Congress and the President still hew to policies that allow almost a million new legal immigrant workers to enter the country annually. The unemployment picture for returning veterans is...More

 

Mitt Romney and the Republican Party Has A Decision To Make

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Recently Ron Paul admitted he won’t be able to clinch enough. This isn’t news, of course. Even though the media has ignored and deliberately miscounted delegates, every true champion of liberty knew his campaign wasn’t about winning, but about educating...More

 

Obama says “The private sector is doing fine”: big gaffe?

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I don’t think so. People are already making hay out of this, particularly with the comparison to the comment McCain made in ’08 about how “The fundamentals of the economy are strong”… just as the markets proceeded to fall off...More

 

Gay Marriage or Theocracy: What is to Become of America?

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A crescendo of anger seems to build within some of us who have strong feelings about the direction of the country and where it is heading. Conservatives are concerned that the country is turning into a hotbed of sin, with...More

 

Liberals Need to Stop Supporting Welfare

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Anyone who reads my blogs, know I’m liberal and I’m supportive of most liberal causes. But there are a few things I’m not liberal about and one of those is Welfare . Don’t get me wrong; I’m supportive of general...More