Category Archives: OBAMANOMICS

Includes unemployment figures, debt, deficits

Amity Shlaes– growth produces more general prosperity than “equality”

Well that is how we summarize her essay which appeared today in Jewish World Review (written by her for City Journal). Growth Not Equality   Amity Shlaes is definitely one of the best economic researchers and writers. Her book  The Forgotten … Continue reading

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The AP, the left’s ubiquitous scribe, spins the tax bill

The Associated Press (AP) is  doing their damnedest to drive down approval numbers for the tax bill as they did with the Reagan Tax bill (which even had lower approval ratings)* We believe the actual experience of people with the … Continue reading

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Two of the greatest frauds, current and longstanding

The promoters are some of the biggest frauds of history The lies, the subterfuge, the policies engendered Two articles, different in scope, but reflective of each other as regards manipulation of the masses,  scare tactics with the end goal of … Continue reading

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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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