Business

Cap-And-Trade Costs California Businesses $1 BILLION

Michael Bastasch
California Governor Brown unveils his proposed 2014-15 state budget in Sacramento

‘They are attacks on an important industry in California’

Proposed Ex-Im Reforms Mirror Previous Failed Efforts

Business | Peter Fricke
Cargo ships filled with shipping containers are seen docked at Qingdao port in Qingdao, Shandong province

Study claims reforms won’t fix Ex-Im’s shortcomings

Report Says Keystone Pipeline Oil Would Be Used Mostly for Domestice Consumption

Business | PG Veer
Trans-Alaska Pipeline

Contrary to what the EPA has said

Knee-Jerk Banking Regulations Could Create Another Financial Crisis

Business | Peter Fricke
Henry Paulson

Mercatus scholar says flood of new, poorly thought out regulations threatens to overwhelm small banks

House Overwhelmingly Votes To Expand College Tax Break Obama Opposed

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
US President Barack Obama speaks about the report of a video released by the Islamic State depicting the killing of a Jordanian fighter pilot, during an unrelated meeting with Americans who say they have benefited from the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as "Obamacare," in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, February 3, 2015. (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Democrats join Republicans by 8-to-1 margin

T-Mobile's Support For Title II Could Earn It Favors From The FCC

Business | Peter Fricke
T-Mobile CEO John Legere speaks during a news conference at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas

Tech scholar says ‘I think this is a quid pro quo’

Lobbying Powerhouses Duke It Out Over Ex-Im Reauthorization

Business | Peter Fricke
Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on "Oversight and Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States" on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Ex-Im beneficiaries lobby Congress to reauthorize the bank, but opponents launch counter-effort

Wisconsin Senate Approves Right-To-Work Bill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Wisconsin Budget

‘If we don’t do this we will continue to be sluggish’

Nation's Leading Tax Preparer Helped Shape Obamacare, Now Set For Gigantic Payday

Politics | Richard Pollock
H&R Block has been running ads promising to "get your billions back, America" (YouTube Screenshot)

‘This will help H&R’s growth and profitability’

Did The Steelworkers Intimidate Workers For Not Striking?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Workers from the USW union walk a picket line outside the Shell Oil Deer Park Refinery in Deer Park, Texas

‘A federal charge against a local Steelworker union for intimidating workers for refusing to abandon their jobs’

Will Wisconsin Lawmakers Approve Of Right-To-Work Legislation?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Wisconsin Budget Unions

‘The issue at its heart is about worker freedom’

Does Congress Have ANY Idea Who Actually Creates Jobs?

Business | Peter Fricke
Flickr, TaxCredits.net, cropped, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode

‘An obsolete ‘big or small’ view of business that ignores America’s most prolific job creators – the middle market’

Wage Equality Is Filled With Holes, But Not The Kind You Might Think

Business | Ashley Rae Goldenberg
A sheet of the front side of United States one dollar bills is seen during production at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington

‘The raw wage gap continues to be used in misleading ways to advance public policy agendas without fully explaining the reasons behind the gap’

Is Privatization The Key To Minimizing Future Port Disputes?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Freighters and cargo containers sit idle at the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles as a back-log of over 30 container ships sit anchored outside the Port in Los Angeles

‘We should privatize as much of it as we can’

Domestic Airlines Accuse Middle Eastern Rivals Of Cheating To Undermine Their Business

Business | Peter Fricke
An American Airlines airplane takes off from Heathrow airport in London

US carriers claim Persian Gulf airlines don’t play by the rules

The UN Has A Plan For What Americans Can -- And Can't -- Watch On TV

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
UN Flag

International regulators want to decides what can be marketed on TV

Breaking: Congressmen Introduce FEDERAL Bills To Legalize Marijuana

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
CHILE-CANNABIS-LEGALIZATION-MARCH

‘The federal prohibition of marijuana has been a failure, wasting tax dollars and ruining countless lives’

UC Berkeley Slammed Over Allegedly Biased Minimum Wage Report

Business | Connor D. Wolf
UC Berkeley

‘Basically they didnt take into account the fact it could have a negative impact on employment’

Obama: Guess Who's Responsible For Gas Prices Going Down

Business | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama during a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda at the East Room of the White House April 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Oil production on federal lands is in free fall

Chuck Schumer Vs. The FAA Over Drone Rules

Business | Nick Givas
Democratic Senators Speak On President's Executive Order On Immigration

‘Could significantly hinder’ commercial use of drones

Was Keynesian Economics The Product Of A Guy Who Was SUPER High?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff
keynes

Keynes was high as a kite, says British journalist

BAILOUT UPDATE: Citigroup To Spend $100 Billion Fighting Global Warming

Business | Michael Bastasch
Citigroup logo is pictured from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

$50 billion from taxpayers later…

Anti-Marijuana Group Prepares To Crush Legalization In Colorado

Business | Jonah Bennett
Mary Becker of Boise, Idaho exhales after taking a hit of hash oil at during 420Fest at the Luxe Nightclub in Seattle

‘If drug cartels relied on litigation instead of violence, this is the lawsuit they would file’

The EPA's New Plan Wants To Radically Transform U.S. Energy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy arrives to sign a proposal to cut carbon pollution in Washington

Get ready for higher electric bills!

Wal-Mart Pay Raise Tops Minimum Wage For Half-Million Employees

Business | Evan Wilt
Born demonstrates for higher wages and better working conditions, outside of a Walmart in Chicago

‘Our people make the difference’

Oops? Regulators Left Out $2 BILLION In Dodd Frank Costs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Rachel Stoltzfoos
PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 25: Actor Vince Pavia of the film "Forgiving The Franklins" poses for a portrait at the Getty Images Portrait Studio during the 2006 Sundance Film Festival on January 25, 2006 in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Mark Mainz/Getty Images)

‘We certainly do try to carry out cost-benefit analysis’

Right-To-Work Is Good For Unions Because It 'Saves Their Soul'

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Anti-Tax Man.JPEG

‘At the end of the day, it helps unions because it saves their soul’

Report: Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs Lost Because of EPA Regulation

Business | PG Veer
An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg

Manufacturing jobs to become a thing of the past

This Group Is Pushing Companies To Protect Personal and Political Beliefs

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Earns Costco.JPEG

‘We’re changing corporate policy’

Bitcoin Defenders Want The Government To Save It... With Regulations?

Business | Peter Fricke
File photo of some of Bitcoin enthusiast Mike Caldwell's coins and paper vouchers in Sandy, Utah

a concerted effort to implement some type of virtual currency license

Heritage Action Attacks Republicans Over Ex-Im Support

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
Fred Hochberg, chairman and president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on "Oversight and Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States" on Capitol Hill in Washington on January 28, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Heritage Action seeking to convince hesitant Republicans to oppose Ex-Im

Occupational Licensing Kills Competition, And The Consumer Eats It

Business | Peter Fricke
Cropped close up of male doctor in clinic. Getty.

Mercatus study claims opticians have higher earning in states with licensing laws, but finds no difference in service quality

OPEC Looks Doomed. This Is How It Happened

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch

Is this an oil war between Saudi Arabia and the U.S.?

Is This Union Illegally Keeping Its Finances From The Government?

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A flight attendant of Etihad Airways holds a model of the Airbus A350 during the Dubai Airshow

‘They should follow the requirements of the law’

The Big Guns Have Arrived To Settle The West Coast Port Dispute

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A worker stands near a crane unloading shipping containers from a cargo ship at a port in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province November 8, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily

Can Perez get it done?

Mom-And-Pop Banks Apparently Too Small To Matter For Dodd-Frank

Business | Peter Fricke
NEWTON, MA - NOVEMBER 28: U.S. Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) walks away from the podium after announcing he will not seek re-election at Newton City Hall November 28, 2011 in Newton, Massachusetts. Frank is a 16-term Democrat who last year helped pass the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Study finds regulations place heavier burden on small banks

Candy Land Senators Call For Repeal Of Sugar Subsidies

Daily Caller News Foundation | Peter Fricke
(Photo Illustration: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Sugar producers are wasting no time mounting a defense’

Iowans Beg Legislators To Expand Limited Medical Marijuana Program

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Marijuana

‘It is simply cruel to deny them access’

This Group Is Using A Pro-Labor Policy To Challenge A Union

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A general view of the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga

‘A truly locally, direct voice in discussions with management’

DARPA's Cortical Modem Project Aims To Make The Blind See ... Like Terminators

Business | Jonah Bennett
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‘The implications of this project are astounding’

Amazon Watch Refutes Claims It Conspired Against Chevron, Despite Video Evidence

Business | Connor D. Wolf
A protester holds up a sign as he demonstrates against Chevron's Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations trial in New York

Did this environmental group manipulate foreign judges or is Chevron distorting the truth?

FAA Finally Issues Draft Regulations For Drones, No One Is Happy

Business | Peter Fricke

‘Line of sight’ requirement would effectively prohibit use of drones for deliveries

Federal Judge Blocks Obama's Executive Amnesty

Politics | Neil Munro

President doesn’t get to rewrite the nation’s laws, for now

Classification: Averting A Massive Marijuana Headache Could Bring Congress To That One Word

Daily Caller News Foundation | Jonah Bennett
Cloned marijuana plants

‘Reclassifying marijuana is absolutely warranted’

Here Are 5 Of The BIGGEST Right-To-Work Battles

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Right To Work Protest.JPEG

Who will be the next right-to-work state?

The West Coast Port Dispute Is SO Ridiculous Obama Is Getting Involved

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Employees assemble cars at a production line of Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen Automobile factory in Wuhan

‘We do not have a sufficient supply of several critical parts to keep the production lines running smoothly and efficiently’