April 17, 2014
WASHINGTON, April 17 (UPI) -- Facing mid-term elections and burdened with persistently high unemployment, President Obama is playing the race, gender, and class cards.
April 10, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 10 (UPI) -- Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, failed to explain why a faulty ignition switch, responsible for at least 13 crash deaths, was not recalled for several years.
March 24, 2014
March 24 (UPI) -- Last week, Janet Yellen sent stocks diving by saying the Federal Reserve could begin raising interest rates as early as next spring.
February 27, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Americans desperately want a fairer tax system and relief from arbitrary treatment by the Internal Revenue Service. True reform requires simply junking the personal and corporate incomes in favor of a consumption tax.
February 21, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama is putting the finishing touches on his budget message to Congress. Media reports indicate the document would be criminal if it wasn't so comical!
February 19, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The recent Congressional Budget Office Report confirms raising the minimum wage in line with inflation to $8.25 is the best course.
February 18, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 18 (UPI) -- The United Auto Workers' recent failure to organize workers at the Chattanooga, Tenn., Volkswagen plant shows just how much unions need to change to stay relevant.
February 14, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- The January freeze and crippling storms gripping the eastern United States and upper Midwest are having significant effects on normal life and commerce.
February 13, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama is dividing the United States into two nations -- one rich, the other increasingly poor and both more likely to elect Democrats.
February 07, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. economy created 113,000 jobs in January, up from 75,000 in December. Colder than average weather was a factor but that simply doesn't explain two consecutive months of poor performance.
February 06, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Economists expect the U.S. Labor Department to report Friday that the U.S. economy added 181,000 jobs in January.
February 05, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- A new Congressional Budget Office report once again low-balls the effects of the Affordable Care Act on labor force participation and the U.S. economy.
February 04, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama puts his political fortunes above the least among us by badgering Republicans in Congress to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.
January 29, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Promising to address inequality and strengthen the middle class, U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address combined sound and foolish proposals, laced with good old fashioned demagoguery.
January 27, 2014
COLLEGE PARK, Md., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama, dogged by the bungled rollout of the Affordable Care Act and a slow economic recovery, is declaring war on inequality.