Business

OPEC's Attempts To Kill Fracking Made It 'Leaner And More Efficient,' Says Gov't

Andrew Follett
A WPX Energy natural gas drilling rig north of Parachute, Colorado, December 9, 2014. The economy of Parachute, with a current population of approximately 1000 people, was devastated when thousands of workers lost their jobs on "Black Sunday" in 1982, after Exxon terminated the Colony Shale Oil Project. The current rise of hydraulic fracking in natural gas retrieval has given a cautious hope to the town's inhabitants, who know market demand and price can effect their local economy. (Reuters/Jim Urquhart)

U.S. fracking has ‘improved in leaps and bounds’

Obama Outlaws More Light Bulbs On His Way Out The Door

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
U.S. President Barack Obama holds his final news conference at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

The expansion is needed because consumers might use the unregulated bulbs to replace regulated ones

Senate Dems Targeting HHS Sec Nominee Price Are Getting Richer 3X Faster

Daily Caller News Foundation | Mark Tapscott
Donald Trump, Tom Price (Getty Images)

Net worth of anti-Trump Senate Dem jumped 296 percent

Trump Plans For 4 Percent Growth In First Year Of Office

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
President Donald Trump celebrates after his speech during the Presidential Inauguration at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2017. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

‘help American workers and businesses keep more of their hard-earned dollars’

State Moves To Slap Businesses With Soda Tax To Cover Budget Woes

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
Couple drinking soda in a bar or restaurant (Credit: Kzenon/Shutterstock)

‘A win-win’

Issa Just Called Out A Room Full Of Tech CEOs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
U.S. Republican Representative Darrell Issa visits Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 14, 2016. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

80 percent of you voted for Hillary

Mnuchin Wants To INCREASE The Size Of The IRS

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie

‘Especially for an agency that collects revenues, this is something that I’m concerned about’

Minnesota Marijuana Workers Are The Latest To Unionize

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
UFCW Union Sign: REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn, Woman smoking marijuana: REUTERS/Fredy Builes

‘It is a fair settlement’

2016's Record Warmth Brought Record Crop Yields, Fewer Storms

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Former Vice President Al Gore speaks at the Center for American Progress

BOOM CITY!

Mnuchin: I Will Bring 'IRS Up To Date' To Prevent Hacking

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
Steven Mnuchin, the Trump campaign's finance director, arrives at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's Trump Tower in New York, U.S., November 29, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘There should be simple ways for the IRS to interact with taxpayers’

Mnuchin Tells The Truth About The Unemployment Rate

Daily Caller News Foundation | Katie Frates

‘The unemployment rate is not real’

Dems Embarrassed At Mnuchin Hearing, Forgot Obama Nominees Had Offshore Accounts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Katie Frates

‘Evidently memories are short…’

Missouri House Finally Passes 'Right To Work' Legislation

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Saint Louis, Missouri Sneher/Shutterstock

‘With a 100-59 vote Right to Work’ is almost official

Clinton-Tied Green Car Company 'Shutting Down' US Operations

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) is introduced by Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (R) as she takes the stage for a rally with grassroots supporters in Alexandria, Virginia, October 23, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

The firm still hasn’t sold a single car

Supreme Court Appears Ready To Strike Down Ban On Offensive Trademarks

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kevin Daley
The Slants in advance of their Supreme Court argument. YouTube screen grab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ndW6-oTdl0A

Ruling will have major implications for the Redskins

Goldman Quadruples Profit In Final Quarter

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
Goldman Sachs stall on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange is shown in this July 16, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/Files

The bank rolled in $2.35 billion in the final quarter of the year

China Is Quietly Arming Itself For A Trade War With The US

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
A U.S. one-dollar banknote and Chinese 100-yuan banknotes are seen in this picture illustration, in Beijing, China, January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee

‘China is already preparing’

Chinese Gov't Admits It Has Been Faking Financial Data For Years

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ryan Pickrell
A man tries to snatch 100-yuan banknotes inside a glass cage during an event held to celebrate the upcoming Spring Festival, at a park in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China January 26, 2016. The event offered 5 million yuan ($760,000) for 10 visitors to snatch inside a glass cage with an air blower on. The visitors were allowed to take away all the money they could grab with their hands within one minute. One of the visitors won 18,300 yuan ($2,800) from the game, according to local media. REUTERS/Stringer

‘Local governments are under pressure to show positive GDP figures’

'Backdoor Dealings' May Have Played A Part In Dakota Pipeline Rejection

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Veterans join activists in a march to Backwater Bridge just outside of the Oceti Sakowin camp during a snow fall as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘There have been a lot of rumors about the backroom dealings’

China's Top Communist Lectures Trump On Global Warming At Davos

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Chinese President Xi attends the WEF annual meeting in Davos

The irony didn’t go unnoticed

Trump About To Make A Deal With Boeing To Get A Cheaper Air Force One

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Air Force One sits on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews in Washington U.S. December 6, 2016, the same morning that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump urged the government to cancel purchase of Boeing's new Air Force One plane saying it was "ridiculous" and too expensive. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Make Air Force One cheap again

Obama Pushes $111.2 BILLION In 'Midnight' Regs In 5 Days

| Michael Bastasch
Barack Obama

Only 3 days left!

The New York Times Is Laying Off Staff And Implementing Budget Cuts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
The New York Times (Credit: Erika Cross / Shutterstock.com)

‘A necessary repositioning’

House GOP, Trump At Odds Over Border Tax Proposal Punishing Companies Who Outsource

| Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 05: U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) (R) arrives at a House Republican Conference meeting November 5, 2015 at the Capitol in Washington, DC. House Republicans met to discuss party matters, including picking Brady as the new chairman for the Ways and Means Committee. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘It’s time to tax imports and exports equally in America’

Got Milk? Obama's Agriculture Secretary Gets Dairy Export Job As Term Ends

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack speaks after meeting EU Agriculture Commissioner Ciolos in Brussels

‘Puts the incoming secretary in a tough spot’

Company Behind Dakota Pipeline Wants Judge To Block Obama's Delay Tactics

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Veterans join activists in a march to Backwater Bridge just outside of the Oceti Sakowin camp during a snow fall as "water protectors" continue to demonstrate against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline adjacent to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., December 5, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘The public will recognize this latest political stunt for what it is’

Ryan: We Need Additional Talks On Trump's Plan To Target Drug Companies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks at U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's USA Thank You Tour event at the Wisconsin State Fair Exposition Center in West Allis, Wisconsin, U.S., December 13, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘I’m always looking for win-win situations’

Boeing CEO Confirms Company Is Taking Steps To Lower Air Force Costs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 17: Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg speaks to the media at Trump Tower following a meeting with Pesident-elect Donald Trump on January 17, 2017 in New York City. Trump continues to hold meetings at his offices days before the inauguration in Washington. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘I think Mr. Trump’s engagement with industry is going to help us grow manufacturing jobs in this country’

Trump Officials Dismiss Insider Trading Accusations Against Tom Price

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Tom Price addresses the second annual Conservative Policy Summit at the Heritage Foundation on January 12, 2015 (Getty Images)

‘That was junk reporting’

GM Plans To Invest Over $1 Billion In US

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump listens to questions from reporters while appearing with Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma after their meeting at Trump Tower in New York, U.S., January 9, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘I hope that General Motors will be following. And I think they will be’

Trump Threatens German Carmakers With 35 Percent Tax

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., January 11, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

‘You will pay a 35 percent tax’

Dems Still Convinced Green Energy Best Way To Reach Rural Trump Voters

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Green energy business concept.young businessman holding leaf and standing in front of solar panel and wind turbine. Shutterstock.com/ Tom Wang

‘This is fundamentally a jobs message’

Majority Of Voters Support Trump's Business Decision, Poll Finds

Daily Caller News Foundation | Phillip Stucky
President-elect Donald Trump makes an appearance in the lobby at Trump Tower in New York, January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Who disagreed?

This State's Prescription Painkiller Addiction Ignited A Massive Turn To Heroin

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
NORWICH, CT - MARCH 23: Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Underlying issue is addiction’

German Officials Slam Trump Over Warning To Foreign Auto-Manufacturers

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
A 2017 Ford GT is displayed during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit: Mark Blinch/Reuters

‘How many Chevrolet’s do you see in Germany? Not very many’

In New York, Wind And Solar Get Double Their Value In Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

What’s another $360 million here or there?

Trudeau Faces Backlash After Saying Canada Should Phase Out Fossil Fuels

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a press conference at the conclusion of the APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Summit in Lima, Peru November 20, 2016.

Any plans to shutter the industry would ‘have to go through me and four million Albertans first’

CEO Of JP Morgan Thinks Trump Is Right For US Economy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
JP Morgan Chase and Company CEO Jamie Dimon answers a question at the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, June 13, 2012. REUTERS/Larry Downing/File Photo

‘I am a patriot — I want to help my country and help it grow’

Elon Musk Returns First Rocket To Orbit Months After Explosion

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
A remodeled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the launcher’s first mission since a June failure in Cape Canaveral, Florida, December 21, 2015. The rocket carried a payload of eleven satellites owned by Orbcomm, a New Jersey-based communications company. The first stage returned to land following launch. REUTERS/Joe Skipper

Everybody thought it’d take a year to get back to space …

Air India Adds All-Female Section On Flights After Sexual Assaults

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jacob Bojesson
airplane Shutterstock/Andy Dean Photography

‘Inflight misbehavior is on the rise’

Lockheed CEO To Trump: F-35 Is Worth It Because It Creates Jobs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Two F-35s fly side-by-side. Source: Keith Tarrier/Shutterstock

‘Thousands and thousands of jobs’

Trump May Save This US Industry Before Even Taking Office

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
President-elect Donald Trump was 60 when his son Barron was born. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Prices surged by more than 20% this week

EPA 'Must Obey' The Law, Federal Judge Rules

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy (Credit: Albert H. Teich / Shutterstock.com)

‘Congress makes the law’

Officer Claims 'Black Lives Matter Was Written On Doughnut Box

Daily Caller News Foundation | Amber Randall
Doughnuts are seen in China's first official Hello Kitty-themed restaurant in Shanghai. REUTERS/Aly Song

‘Take responsibility for the incident’

Companies Rush To Declare How Many Jobs They'll Produce Under Trump

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Donald Trump pauses as he accepts the nomination during the final session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, July 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘We plan to add another 100,000 new Amazonians across the company’

AFL-CIOs Trumka Meeting With Trump

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, arrives at Trump Tower, January 13, 2017 in New York City. President-elect Trump continues to hold meetings at Trump Tower in New York. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

The AFL-CIOs Trumka was a vocal critic of Trump during the campaign

Fiat Calls EPA's Emission Cheating Accusation 'Unadulterated Hogwash'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., January 9, 2017. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

‘Intends to work with the incoming administration to present its case and resolve this matter fairly’

Soros Lost A $1 Billion Since Trump Won The White House

Daily Caller News Foundation | Robert Donachie
George Soros, Chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC smiles as he addresses the audience during an economic speech in Frankfurt April 9, 2013, on the topic 'How to save the European Union from the euro crisis.' REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski (GERMANY - Tags: BUSINESS HEADSHOT) - RTXYF34

Betting against the house backfires

Bourbon Industry Mourns The Death Of Legendary Distiller Parker Beam

Daily Caller News Foundation | Thomas Phippen
Parker Beam checks the quality of a batch of bourbon at Heaven Hill (Photo: Heaven Hill Distillery)

‘It was Parker… who led us to today’s new Golden Age’

Trump Transition Officials To Meet With Big Labor To Discuss Trade

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
SEIU Banner: Reuters/Mike Segar

The SEIU, Teamsters, CWA, United Steelworkers, and Machinist Union reportedly involved in the discussion

Residents Already Rejecting Attempt To 'Nickle And Dime' Working Class With Soda Tax

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
Soda bottle smashes against cold, hard reality. (Photo: Mariyana M/Shutterstock)

‘Going to make it even harder’