Americans may not be too surprised to learn that the 5.6 percent unemployment rate the U.S. Department of Labor is touting is entirely misleading; it's currently 12.6 percent.
The United States' 12th place in the world this year in economic freedom will be corrected downward in the next few years as more federal regulations kick in.
Using manipulated economic numbers, a liberal writer makes the case that the Obama economy is robust.
Remarkably, the economic patient is slowly beginning to recover from its overdose of enforced remedies inflicted on it by the fixers.
It's a delight to behold: Lower crude oil prices are reducing gas prices while simultaneously moving America away from the dangerous energy dependence of the past.
On November 21, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi announced that the ECB would be pumping more money into the euro bloc to fight what he called “excessively low” inflation.
Violence. Rioting. Looting. Economic collapse and civil unrest. This isn’t a dystopian movie plot, but something else according to an economist with a good track record for prognostication: America’s dark future.
“Don’t let anyone tell that, ah, you know, it’s corporations and businesses that create jobs,” Hillary Clinton proclaimed to loud applause at a political rally in Boston on October 24.
“You know that old theory — trickle-down economics,” she continued. “That has been tried. That has failed. It has failed rather spectacularly.”
The Congressional Budget Office offered no solutions as to how to pay off the burgeoning national debt; it just reports the facts.