Monday, April 18, 2011
In Economic Woes 04-18
It Can Happen Here S&P shocked markets today with the announcement that the U.S.’s long-term outlook has been shifted from stable to negative.
Standard & Poors Rings The Reality Bell
End of the Road?
Wall Street drops more than 1 percent on U.S. outlook
A conservative populist leaves the Fed
Taxes to Balance the Budget? Not Unless Rates Go Up 150 Percent, Study Says
Flat tax option: the freedom to choose
Obama's Tax Hypocrisy
Obama targets the middle class while pretending to tax only the rich.
Obamas Paid $453,770 Taxes on $1.7 Million Income. President Obama and wife Michelle paid $453,700 in federal taxes on $1.7 million 2010 income
Obama’s $2 trillion stealth tax hike
The Middle-Class Tax Trap
PwC: U.S. Companies Pay World’s 6th-Highest Effective Tax Rate
There’s no fairness in taxing e-sales
America finally comes to its senses and faces the fiscal facts.
U.S. Taxpayers on the Hook for Portugal Bailout
Issa: Regs 'hampering' tech industry
The Granddaddy of All Bubbles?
Saudis Slash Output, Say Oil Market 'Oversupplied'
Gas in 6 states, nation's capital tops $4 a gallon
The 30-Cent Tax Premium Tax compliance employs more workers than Wal-Mart, UPS, McDonald's, IBM and Citigroup combined.
Long ideological war underpins US budget battle
Poll: Clear majority oppose elimination of popular tax breaks
Red Flags Popping Up All Over Bank of America
Economic common sense left D.C. long ago
Budget Deficit: Government Handouts Top Tax Income
USA Today/Gallup Poll: Americans Want to Keep Their Tax Breaks
World Bank: Food prices have entered the 'danger zone' Food prices have entered the “danger zone”, threatening to condemn a generation to extreme poverty and malnutrition, the World Bank has warned.
He's a "community organizer" not a mathmatician - The President’s “matching deficit reduction” claim is off by a trillion dollars (or more)
World Finance Chiefs Chastise US on Budget Gap
A Very Good Question about Our National Debt
5 Economic Issues That Doom Obama to 1 Term. Though 18 months out, narrative for 2012 elections is already created
This Can't Go On
State’s home sales worst in 20 years
he IRS: Even Worse Than You Think
General Motors: The Wheels Are Coming Off the Cart(s)
Electric Car Catches Fire, Again
GM to raise car prices due to oil, metal costs
That's pricey: 13 items that cost more, or will
Enron Writ Large
Alexander favors a fiscal 'straitjacket'
From Pleasant Deficit Spending to Unpleasant Sovereign Debt Crises
A Little Bit More on the Ryan Plan
Proposed OSHA Super-Rule
'Government motors' is still a lemon
Auto Recall: When The Wheels Come Off Government Motors…Literally
Tax advisers: Higher rates are coming
The Taxman Cometh, and Taketh Away. Simply put, Obama isn’t taking the spending crisis seriously — and neither are many others in Washington
At the prices gold is going for that's probably about three bars. Texas University Endowment Storing About $1 Billion in Gold Bars
Congressman wants ticking debt clock installed on House floor
Austerity, Here and There