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by | Jun 12, 2022

If you are among the 8 in 10 Americans who believe the economy is tanking, relax. Never mind that the consumer-price index just hit 8.6 percent. Ignore skyrocketing gas prices. Forget that the gross domestic product shrank at an annual…

by | Feb 17, 2022

It all seemed to make sense. Americans were hard workers, but jobs were scarce. So the 1930s Great Depression’s severe unemployment levels seemed the time for the national government to create a New Deal of welfare programs to assist those…

by | Nov 9, 2021

Editors do impose a degree of discipline on writers, but the smarter authors succeed by building layers of self-discipline. This ranges from forcing themselves to work and mercilessly amputating favored limbs of early drafts, all the way to refraining from…

by | Oct 13, 2021

For most Americans, 2020 was a challenging year. But for thieves and fraudsters looking to exploit government assistance, it was a banner year.  Federal policies meant to aid out-of-work individuals at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic made the unemployment…

by | Sep 20, 2021

While President Joe Biden vacationed, Kabul fell to the Taliban. Now, the Taliban will control more of Afghanistan on September 11, 2021 than they did on September 11, 2001 — and attacks and violence on the ground are increasing rapidly. It is clear…

by | Aug 30, 2021

America’s next great employment crisis will likely be more serious than the COVID-19 shutdown or the Great Recession. It could possibly be worse and longer lasting than even the Great Depression. It will not be triggered by disease or a…

by | Jul 29, 2021

Thousands of American workers are facing shrinking wages as Biden-fueled inflation runs rampant across the country. Inflation has cut real wages by 1.7 percent from 2020, slashing Americans’ buying power as the economy begins to come back to life. The…

by | Jul 29, 2021

Government legislative titles often sound fantastic; indeed, there is a branding guru in charge of naming potential legislation something that appeals to the masses. But the titles don’t always fairly describe the legislation they are attached to. To translate these…

by | Jul 22, 2021

Last night at a CNN town hall in Cincinnati, President Biden peddled outright falsehoods about the economy, spewed COVID misinformation, lied again about so-called voter suppression, randomly started shouting when answering a question about DACA, delivered awkward jokes that left…

by | Jul 19, 2021

Inflation is just the Left’s latest assault on America’s working class. Over the last year, America’s Left surprisingly amassed their greatest power, and how they have used it is an even bigger surprise. Despite claiming to champion the working class,…

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