70/30 Nation

  So, 36 percent of the American public thinks Obama is doing a good job on the deficit.  In fact, 23 percent didn’t think the stimulus package added to the deficit at all.  That level of miseducation is astounding to anyone even the slightest bit economically informed.  The federal deficit for …

Jobs and Tax Cuts

  As earnings reports come out, several companies are beating expectations, not only in bottom-line profits but also in sales.  While corporations have had to cut back and trim down in order to pull back on expenditures, many are finally starting to experience some real growth. Why, then, are they …

Cash and Corporations

  My husband was recently speaking with a friend who works for a large venture capital firm.  His friend informed him that while companies have mountains of cash right now, no one wants to invest and he’s never seen anything like it in his industry before.  The uncertainty of the …