Monday, March 1, 2010
In Economic Woes 03-01
What Taxes Will States Turn to Next? From 'Sin Taxes' to Complete Tax Overhauls, Cash-Strapped States Are Desperate for More Revenue
GAO chief says government wastes $98 billion a year on improper payments. But don't worry, they'll handle all those medical payments just fine.
Give a Hoot, Don’t Pollute . . .the Economy with Taxes or Unnecessary Spending
Fiscal Death by Welfare
California is a greater risk than Greece, warns JP Morgan chief AND State government of denial
Where are Obama's Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac overhaul plans?
Homeowners Say Banks Keep Them Underwater by Spurning Loan Program Rules. A slew of struggling homeowners are coming forward with complaints about the way banks are operating under a federal loan modification program announced last year by the Obama administration
January construction spending slides
Angry commenters respond to state budget Web site
Lower Minimum Wage Might Lead To More Jobs FYI, so do lower taxes.
What Happened to 'Jobs Must Be Our No. 1 Focus'?
Entrepreneurs are fixing what government can't.
January spending increases but income growth slows
Deficits Are a Symptom … Not the Disease
Proposed House Budget Cuts Successful Education Options
The problem with the Volcker banking plan.
This is gotta stop - American reliance on government at all-time high
Actually, this might be a good thing - Obama announces $900 million for failing school turnaround project
The Fox Butterfield Effect and the Laffer Curve
It Is Time For a New Tax Revolt