Tag Archives: economy

Current Unemployment rate 5.5, with 295,000 jobs being added in February, and 11.4 million individuals are enrolled in Obamacare/ACA

March 2015: U.S. Current Unemployment rate 5.5, with 295,000 jobs being added in February, and now 11.4 million individuals are enrolled in Obamacare/ACA. Current U.S. Gas Prices Avg. $2.129-3.458.

Report: gap between rich and poor is undermining economic growth

The economic dangers of widening inequality are highlighted in a new report presented at the OECD Forum in Paris. It said the gap between rich and poor is at its highest in decades in many countries, and efforts to tackle that will only succeed if they look beyond income and focus on better access to […]

25 Biggest Rip Offs That You’ve Probably Been Tricked Into Buying

These days you can’t be too careful. Although everyone knows that emails from Nigeria are most likely scams, you may not consider some of the rip offs a bit closer to home. Here are the 25 biggest rip off that you’ve probably been tricked into buying. https://twitter.com/list25 https://www.facebook.com/list25 http://list25.com Here’s a preview: Bottled Water Warranties […]

Sen. Chris Murphy Speaks About Government Shutdown’s Impact on Connecticut Families

Follow Sen. Chris Murphy on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SenChrisMurphy?feature=watch or Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChrisMurphyCT UPDATE: Senate Passes Bill to End Government Shutdown 10/16/2013

Delaware Senator Chris Coons Warns About Threat of Default

U.S. Senator Chris Coons speaks on the Senate floor about the dangers of the United States defaulting on its debts, and looks at each of the options moving forward. October 14, 2013. http://coons.senate.gov UPDATE: Senate Passes Bill to End Government Shutdown 10/16/2013

U.S. 2013 Government Shutdown: The GOP’s little rule change they hoped you wouldn’t notice

Bless Chris Van Hollen for telling it like it is. See video. UPDATE: Senate Passes Bill to End Government Shutdown 10/16/2013 “Late in the evening on September 30, 2013, the House Rules Committee Republicans changed the Rules of the House so that the ONLY Member allowed to call up the Senate’s clean CR for a vote […]

A U.S. Default on Debt Seen as Catastrophe, to Have Worldwide Affects

A U.S. default on it’s debt would be devastating to not only the U.S. but also it’s affects would ripple around the world. There is often talk of “slippery slopes” in politics, well this is one that the United States should not go down. Republicans are not letting on how devastating this could be to […]