Economics

Obama’s politicized EPA hits the gas on job killing regulations

Let us hope President Trump reverses this course and reigns in the EPA’s strangulation by regulation They have a pencil and a phone. Trump has the eraser: EPA rushing through regulations after Trump election “As I’ve mentioned to you before, we’re running — not walking — through the finish line of [Read More]

Economics

Leftism is an Ideology for the stupid

Fritz over at A View From the Beach has a great summation of just how awful ObamaCare is, it is well worth the read. Here is a tiny sample Well, it’s official, on average, Obamacare policies are going up 25% on average: Obamacare premiums to go up by double digits, Confirmed: Obamacare [Read More]

Economics

The 70s Aren’t Coming Back

One of my commenters took substantial umbrage at my claim that the idea that saying that U. S. manufacturing jobs could be “brought back” from China, Japan, South Korea, etc. was poorly informed enough as to constitute a lie so I thought I’d explain my reasoning. What I’m presenting in [Read More]

Economics

American Workforce Shrinks While Foreign Workforce Increases

The decimation of the American workforce may go down in history as Barack Obama’s greatest act of treason. As the American middle class continues to shrink, the number of foreign workers taking their jobs are on the rise courtesy of Barack Obama, the U. S. Chamber of Commerce, establishment collaborators [Read More]

Economics

All Subsidies Are Stupid

but gas subsidies are among the worst. That’s the message of this editorial from Bloomberg: Nations from the U.S. to the U.K. to Russia continue to spend billions on tax breaks and other subsidies for the production of oil, gas and coal. Japan, South Korea and China support massive fossil-fuel [Read More]

Economics

Obama Appoints Board to Restructure Puerto Rico’s Debt – the New Greece?

  Earlier this summer Puerto Rico which is $70 billion plus in debt defaulted (third default) on $779 million worth of general obligation bonds. The day before Barack Obama signed into legislation, Puerto Rico Debt Crisis Bill aka PROMESA (Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act) which will undoubtedly [Read More]

Economics

The past is present : a book and a movie from the 1940s have useful warnings for today’s socialist urges

Leftists love to rewrite the past, a creative totalitarian approach that allows them to forget all the lessons — both good and bad — that history teaches. For today’s lesson about the past’s relevance, this post looks at one movie from 1946 and one book from 1948 and uses their wisdom [Read More]