7 May 2012 0 Comments

Tea Party Part 12: “Where’s the Recovery” – Pro-Growth Policies Needed

Where’s the recovery? In these trying economical times company managers have become quite skittish. Employers have added a net of 120,000 new employees this March.  Although that is a positive it’s barely half the number of jobs that were created in each of the last three months.   April’s numbers aren’t expected to be much […]

6 May 2012 0 Comments

Tea Party Part 11: You Know It’s Bad When Law Firms Are Going Out of Business – 1% of 1%s

The Atlantic: The Death Spiral of America’s Big Law Firms, by Jordan Weissmann: “… a few firms still appear to be producing stellar results. In fact, they seem to be doing better than ever. And it’s true — a few are. These are the metaphorical 1% of the legal industry, the elite firms based mostly […]

30 April 2012 0 Comments

Tea Party Part 5: “It’s the Economy, Stupid.” James Carville

“It’s the economy, stupid?”James Carville was right in 1992 and he is still  right in 2012. Jobs, Jobs, Jobs and the cost of living The U.S. economy supports 740,000 fewer jobs today than it did when Obama became president Gas prices are also up more than 200% since Obama took office. US Taxpayer government debt […]

29 April 2012 0 Comments

Tea Party Part 4: Obama Administration’s Statist Economic Policies Fail College Graduates

1 in 2 new graduates are jobless or underemployed  “Out of the 1.5 million who languished in the job market, about half were underemployed, an increase from the previous year. Broken down by occupation, young college graduates were heavily represented in jobs that require a high school diploma or less.”  READ MORE 23 April 2012 Associated […]

27 April 2012 0 Comments

Tea Party Part 2: Joblessness – Work is Life; the Productive Citizen -Statist Solutions Don’t Work

Mort Zuckerman has written a long and detailed analysis of our economic prospects. “Work is Life” is a phrase that resonates. That is, many of us think we are here to be productive contributors to society and we do that through the free market system of voluntary exchange and mutual benefit.READ MORE Mort Zuckerman April […]

11 April 2012 0 Comments

April 24th Primary – Part 7 “It’s the economy, stupid.”

Our national debt is up $5 trillion since Obama took office. The U.S. economy supports 740,000 fewer jobs today than when Obama became president Gas prices are up more than 200% since Obama took office. Who can say we are better off after three and half years of the Obama Administration?   James Carville:  “It’s […]