Aug 26, 2014
Burger King's effort to acquire Tim Horton's, a Canadian purveyor of coffee and doughnuts, is a good business decision, but its choice to locate corporate headquarters north of the border would be the direct result of President Obama's anti-business tax policies.
Aug 25, 2014
Stocks trading near record highs are again striking fear into investors with fresh memories of the financial crisis, but prospects for the U.S. economy are looking up and equities remain a good bet for ordinary investors.
Aug 6, 2014
President Obama, as promised, is changing America. High taxes and abusive enforcement are compelling businesses and ordinary citizens to leave the country altogether.
Aug 1, 2014
The Labor Department reported the economy added only 209,000 jobs in July. The unemployment rate rose to 6.2 percent, but that hardly tells how tough the labor market has become for ordinary folks.
Jul 30, 2014
Stocks may be near record levels but the bull market is not done. Digital technologies permit businesses to use investors' cash far more efficiently these days, and could easily push up stock prices another 25 percent.
Jul 29, 2014
The jobless rate may be down from its recession peak of 10 percent, but much of this results from adults, discouraged by the lack of decent job openings, have quit altogether. They are neither employed nor looking for work.
Jul 24, 2014
Poverty is as endemic today as it was when President Johnson inaugurated the War on Poverty, and Paul Ryan is offering sensible proposals to change things for the better.
Jul 22, 2014
The downing of Malaysia Flight 17 casts new light on just how inept and decadent the United States and Europe have become.