Category Archives: OBAMANOMICS

Includes unemployment figures, debt, deficits

Preposterous pollyannaism or Obama Democrat boosterism

Wall Street Journal says : Robust Jobs Report Eases Worry Over U.S. Economy     Robust my ass Today’s Wall Street Journal as indicated by this screen grab of the top left side of the E-edition shows the prominent characterization … Continue reading

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Obamanomics at work – creating less employment, less work

But magicians at New York Times try to spin dismal May jobs report anyway Patriot Post — No Good Jobs in the May Jobs Report   The only jobs added to Barack Obama’s economy in May were the ones created by … Continue reading

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The Progressive Trap

Lawrence B. Lindsey, a former Federal Reserve governor, writes in the Wall Street Journal (also available here) How Progressives Drive Income Inequality    (excerpts) . . . the administrations of political progressives have made the distribution of income more unequal … Continue reading

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All Hail Obamanomics

As they say, “what a great country” , as led by Barack Obama First take note of this excerpt from this May 2012 Robert Rector article at  Heritage Foundation:  Examining the Means-tested Welfare State: 79 Programs and $927 Billion in … Continue reading

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Obamanomics at work

From Hugh Pries comes this forward of a revealing set of graphs.  Hugh saw it at Doug Ross Journal which picked it up from ZeroHedge.com (an economics oriented blog). The original source is the Saint Louis Federal Reserve i.e. Federal … Continue reading

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“$2 a day” claim in book about poverty in the U.S. not true

Pondering the plight of the poor in the USA on this Labor Day The book linked at right, analyzed in the link below,  “$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America” would not be worth commenting on except for … Continue reading

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Patriot Post: It’s Socialism, Not Deodorant, That Starves the Poor

Yesterday we posted an article ridiculing recent comments by Democrat presidential candidate, and avowed socialist, Bernie Sanders. While pointing out the nature of socialism our post was more parochial in nature. Jeff Jacoby wrote a column for The Patriot Post … Continue reading

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Veritas Salad

The Pope’s attention span Media’s leg humping Union minimum wage hypocrisy Cuba’s China Policy Gee. I wonder if the Pope knows this: The Cuban Commission for Human Rights and National Reconciliation reports from Havana that 1,618 Cuban dissidents were arrested … Continue reading

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Conservatives for trade — against bad legislation

Fast track trade deal with Asia (TPP) up for vote in the Senate Surrenders oversight and to the wrong person Sessions cautions the Senate about rushing to a bad deal Conservative Daily points to Mitch McConnell as pushing the deal … Continue reading

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The right kind of populism . . .

. . . can work for the GOP and the country Conservatives are justifiably skittish about jumping on alleged populist themes when they implicate government controls extort one group,  or are a path to cultural denigration. But sometimes the sentiment … Continue reading

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