After Congress failed to renew it, the charter for the U.S. Export-Import Bank lapsed at midnight, June 30.
Courtney Love, the widow of rock star Kurt Cobain, got caught in the middle of a taxicab strike — in which Paris' Big Taxi cartel is fighting its inevitable extinction — that turned violent last week, and had to be rescued by motorcycles after her Uber driver’s car was attacked.
In its just-released report “The 2015 Long-Term Budget Outlook,” the Congressional Budget Office stated bluntly that the long-term outlook for the federal budget has worsened dramatically.
Seattle, Los Angeles, and many other cities are passing minimum-wage laws; however, history has shown that wages and prices should be set by the free market, not by government.
A vote in the European Parliament on the TTIP was postponed in the face of mounting political pressure.
It's to be hoped that common sense prevails in Topeka. It's far too soon to end the experiment which would quash the economic revival in Kansas.
In a glaring example of Orwellian double-think, advocates of ObamaTrade say that it will create jobs while at the same time saying that we must pass a Trade Adjustment Assistance bill (TAA) to provide subsidies for U.S. workers who will lose their jobs.