Apr 17, 2014
I am a die-hard advocate for supporting U.S. exports, so it concerns me that exports have been taken hostage during the ongoing Congressional infighting. Exports are vital, considering that more than 38 million American jobs depend on trade.
Apr 3, 2014
Most presidents surround themselves with cabinet and staff members who have the skill sets required to handle the daunting tasks that they face each day. President Obama has taken a different approach. He hires fiction writers.
Mar 26, 2014
If your perception of this country's economic outlook is based on the depressing news coming out of Washington D.C., you're missing the big picture.
Mar 20, 2014
Writing from Chicago at the annual Housewares Show, it reminds me how many American entrepreneurs are in this industry. From booth to booth, new entrepreneurs mingle with entrepreneurs who have been in this industry for decades.
Mar 13, 2014
The year 2014 is turning out to be a reincarnation of 1978, when we had an out-of-touch Democratic president who failed to spur the economy and help create jobs.
Mar 6, 2014
If President Barack Obama's presidential performance was judged solely on his speeches, he'd probably earn an A.If he was judged on his accomplishments after his speeches, he would earn a solid F.
Feb 27, 2014
For a president who vowed to double exports in five years, you have to wonder why President Obama has been unable to make any progress in expanding U.S. trade.
Feb 20, 2014
The Constitution gives Congress the power to raise funds (tax) and appropriate (spend) those funds to check the power of the executive branch by controlling the resources of the president. The thinking was that it would prevent the president from abusing the means to serve his own ends.