I know, I know. You’ve had it up to here about health care reform. But, this is important.
We know that the GOP has failed to repeal Obamacare. We also know that TheDonald will do everything in his power to make it fail- and try to blame that on Obama. Except any failure will be his fault. But, that’s not the point of this post. (I will be posting another discussion on this topic in 3 months, when Open Enrollment starts in.)
Continue reading Open Season?
You’ve never had the pleasure of traveling with me. (OK. I’m probably choosing the wrong verb. But, I am the author and have sweeping leverage in choosing the verbs. )
Continue reading German Power
Why have I been talking about truckers getting their own authority? (Parts 1, 2, and 3 of this series can be found by clicking on the numbers above..)
Continue reading Modern Day Slavery
I’m sure you’ve heard the bromide- employment gains really come from the small businesses in the US. I, for one, am not so sure this applies anymore. But, that’s because small businesses in the US are really small business.
Continue reading The state of business?
Let’s consider a few claims made by both parties.
They believe in Capitalism, but not Crony Capitalism. Except they we protect firms with special rules to preclude their failure. They encourage these firms to line their pockets (oh, wait- they call them political contributions) so they write special tax provisions to give them unfair advantages.
Continue reading If our Pols weren’t liars, this would be bipartisan.
I’ve reported before on studies that showed the change in minimum wage has little affect on employment. But, a new study appeared this week, using the data from Seattle, which just recently raised it’s minimum wage from $ 9.47 to $11, and then subsequently to $ 13 an hour.
Continue reading Sleepless in Seattle?
Geez. You’d think with all this Russia hacking talk going on, our government would be doing some preventing. And, I’m not just talking about protecting our voting machinery.
Continue reading Must we emulate the ostrich?