Lowest Average Q1 GDP Growth of Any President on Record

We have ongoing signs that the economy continues to falter...but you don't need charts to tell you that. We see it everyday, all around us. We need to go forward with ideas based in sound economic policy, not redistribution and fake/crony capitalism. And it all starts in your local cities/towns/counties!   "Even if you leave [...]

By |2015-06-07T11:53:06-04:00June 7th, 2015|Economy, Featured, Featured Categories|0 Comments

Book Blames Recession on Corrupt Fannie Mae

The world of political commentary (at least that part of it not campaigning for Obama’s re-election) is abuzz with excitement over a trailblazing new book that shows vividly and convincingly what happened to cause the terrible financial crisis that’s gripped the country since 2008 and—most important—who’s responsible. The book, Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, [...]

By |2011-07-07T10:29:05-04:00July 7th, 2011|Economy|0 Comments

Recovery? WHAT Recovery?!

(Data sources are US CBO and Federal Reserve) The chart above (click, then click again to enlarge) shows three data sets: 1) in red, the federal budget deficit; 2) in dark blue, US Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the supposed size of the US economy; 3) in highlighted light blue, shows what US GDP would be [...]

By |2010-06-10T20:47:16-04:00June 10th, 2010|Federal Reserve, Uncategorized|0 Comments

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