Economy

Brats With Blue Checks Remind Us of Amazon, Facebook and Twitter’s Genius

By John Tamny for RealClearMarkets There’s a perhaps apocryphal anecdote that’s been spreading around for years that Target, based on…

4 weeks ago

If Budget Deficits Caused Inflation, There Would Be No Budget Deficits

By John Tamny for RealClearMarkets At risk of being called a “name dropper,” I’ll name drop Arthur Laffer. I’m lucky…

4 weeks ago

Narrative Watch: Unemployment Rate Rose in October

By Casey Harper (The Center Square) Newly released federal data show the economy created more jobs than expected but unemployment rose in…

4 weeks ago

Claiming ‘Democracy Under Attack,’ Biden Makes It Harder to Oust Unions

By Bethany Blankley (The Center Square) A day after President Joe Biden claimed "American democracy is under attack," his administration…

4 weeks ago

Needy Democrats Feel Jilted by Elon Musk

By John Tamny for RealClearPolitics He’s not paying enough attention to them. Who’s not? A recent front page Washington Post story lamented…

1 month ago

Joy Reid: Republicans Taught People the Word ‘Inflation,’ They Never Cared About it Before

MSNBC host Joy Reid believes the American people knew little about the concept of inflation until Republicans "taught people the…

1 month ago

Snapshot of the State of the Economy: Adults Living In Dorms, Unfilled Jobs, and Chaos

By Dr. Derek Ellerman Everyone (except for the media and Democrats) knows the economy is in a precarious situation at…

1 month ago

‘Trick On Taxpayers’ Outlines Questionable Projects Funded By COVID-19 Relief

By Casey Harper (The Center Square) More and more federally funded, controversial projects that came as part of pandemic-relief spending…

1 month ago

Nearly Two Open Jobs for Every Unemployed Worker, Data Shows

By Casey Harper (The Center Square) There are nearly two open jobs for every unemployed worker in the U.S., the…

1 month ago

Tables Turned? Elon Musk’s Twitter Slapped Biden With a ‘Fact-Check’ About Corporate Taxes

To quote Michael Scott of "The Office" - "Well, well ... How the turn tables." President Biden on Friday posted…

1 month ago

MSNBC Guest Compares Concerns Over Inflation to Nazi Germany… Again

MSNBC is a live television example of what has been wrong with our education system over the last few decades.…

1 month ago

‘Zero Emissions’ From Electric Vehicles Is Totally Bogus. Here’s Why

By John Murawski for RealClearInvestigations As California, New York, and other states move to phase out the sale of gasoline-powered cars, public officials routinely echo the Biden administration’s…

1 month ago