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U.S. Economy grows by 3.3% in 2nd Quarter.

It looks like all the hoping by the Democrats in Denver for a recession are being dashed.  In the second quarter the U.S. Economy grew by 3.3%. The economy shifted to a higher gear in the spring, growing at its fastest pace in nearly a year as foreign buyers snapped up U.S. exports and tax rebates spurred shoppers at home.…

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Hey Liberals, question for you

What are your thoughts on the minimum wage?  Would you be upset to hear about a company – a for profit company – that pays less than minimum wage? What if I told you I knew of a company that appears to not be paying minimum wage, would you complain to the company? I’ll let you know the company… after…

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The real state of the economy

(An interesting discussion regarding what Americans are used to (growth at 3-5% a year since Reagan) and what Europe has been used to (1-3% growth a year for the last 30 years) in terms of economic activity.
1% annual growth isn’t great, but it is NOT a depression, nor are we even in a recession.
Phil Gram was right.  We…

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Recession Obsession

( – promoted by Cool Cal) All day Wednesday, the Fox News Channel was repeating some poll in which around 45% of Americans believed we are in a recession.  It’s not like the signs aren’t all around us. While Neil Cavuto reminded fact-challenged, Clinton operative Lanny Davis that 95% of homeowners are indeed paying their mortgages on time, Davis continued…

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