France is a notable addition to the list of countries in recession
In rush to give homes to welfare recipients, Obama’s choice for FHFA head bankrupted the agencies he’s supposed to regulate
ADP job growth numbers underscore weak labor force participation in ‘worst economy in 83 years’
Outside Washington and the Bay Area, Americans are still pessimistic about the economy
75.7 percent of workers between the ages of 25 and 54 have jobs
‘When he’s referring to the recession in the present tense, it tends to aggravate the gloom. But if he’s too positive, he looks out of touch’
By passing the jobs bill, ‘we are taking out an insurance policy against a possible double-dip recession’
From Fed policy to Europe to Obamanomics, it’s not a pretty picture.
Data released Thursday show 20- and 30-somethings suffer from highest unemployment since World War II
California Employment at Record Low - Bloomberg
Just 55.4 percent of working-age Californians, defined as those 16 or older, had a job in July
‘I had been saying it was a half-speed recovery; now, it’s a quarter-speed recovery’
Perpetual ‘stimulation’ of the welfare state only stimulates additional government dependence.
“Floundering. Flopping around like a fish on deck. That’s the best description of the Obama administration this summer.”
Odds are twice as high as three months ago due to debt downgrade, European debt crisis
Former Federal Reserve chair warns of pain, but says tax hikes would be more harmful than government spending cuts to overall economy
Strong profits, easy money and the Tea Party will help prevent it.
Investors worry economy could enter double-dip recession - Washington Times
‘For many Americans, the recovery has simply never shown up’
Gallup poll finds that 55 percent of Americans believe we are either in a depression or a recession
CEOs cash in through stock options - USA Today
Corporate filings show CEOs reaping huge 2011 payouts, largely due to the stock market
Delaying hiring and capital spending because of economic uncertainty