Massive Revenue Loss Follows California Tax Hike Vote – But the Left’s Dogma Says UNTRUE

Figures Lie, and Liars Figure. Time and again, and Over and Over it keeps happening that lower taxes bring in Revenue, Higher taxes chase Revenue away. So, from the land of Fruits and Nuts they were out to prove this wrong. Raising Taxes, Raises Revenue. Guess what? It didn’t happen. Higher taxes, produced less Revenue. …

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There are fewer jobs now than during the worst of the recession

From Sister Toldjah: Obama’s Economy: Adding “hidden unemployed” makes unemployment rate 10.5 percent Posted by: ST on September 24, 2012 at 11:00 am  A sobering report via Reuters: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When Daniel McCune graduated from college three years ago, he was optimistic his good grades would earn him a job as an intelligence analyst with …

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Does This Mean Barry Built An Airport For The Wright Bros. To Fly The First Plane?

I think Barry broke his arm patting himself on the back. PICKET: Obama – ‘If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen’ By Kerry Picket – The Washington Times July 15, 2012, 03:22AM President Barack Obama addressed supporters in Roanoke, Virginia on Saturday afternoon and took a shot …

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BO Sticks the Lunch Bill on the GI’s

Now wasn’t it just a few days ago BO chastised the Repubs for running up a fictional restaurant Bill and leaving the bill for him. He used this for a metaphor to bash Bush for about the 5,000th time this election series. And here BO skips out of lunch with the GI’s stuck with the …

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Voluntarily paying higher taxes?

On THE FIRST STREET JOURNAL we have the button shown here on the right-hand sidebar, because many of our friends on the left believe that we are undertaxed. If you believe that you don’t pay enough in taxes, you can use this button to connect directly to the United States Treasury Department, and voluntarily pay …

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€urosclerosis: The €urozone props up Spain with €100 billion

That’s roughly $125 billion, or roughly one month of Spain’s gross domestic product.1 Eurozone agrees to lend Spain up to €100 billion By Jan Strupczewski and Julien Toyer | BRUSSELS/MADRID | Sat Jun 9, 2012 8:27PM EDT (Reuters) – Euro zone finance ministers agreed on Saturday to lend Spain up to 100 billion euros ($125 …

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It’s the economy, stupid!

From Romney narrows gender gap By Jonathan Easley – 06/07/12 05:00 AM ET Mitt Romney has significantly narrowed the gender gap with President Obama despite massive Democratic attacks on the GOP over a variety of issues. As recently as April, Obama led Romney by 18 percent among women voters in a USA Today/Gallup poll of …

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Two articles from Karen

Karen, the Lonely Conservative, has two articles up on the economy that your Editor sees as related. Is it Any Wonder Nobody’s Hiring? June 4, 2012 The AP had an interesting piece on employers and hiring over the weekend. Basically, employers aren’t hiring because there’s so much uncertainty out there. What will Obamacare cost? What …

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