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November Jobs Report Shows Continuity, Not Recovery

Posted: December 5, 2016 at 7:26 am   /   Friends

November saw very little change in the U.S. labor market, according to a new employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Employers added a net 178,000 new jobs while the unemployment rate dropped. However, unemployment fell in large measure due to a continued drop in labor force participation. The economy largely continued on […]

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This Week: Arizona Wins Lucid Motors 2,000-Job Electric Car Manufacturing Facility

Posted: December 4, 2016 at 5:50 am   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor of Doug Ducey: Lucid Expansion Further Evidence Of An Economic Movement In ArizonaThe second 2,000+ Arizona jobs announcement in two weeks, Lucid’s decision to build their innovative vehicles in Casa Grande shows the economic versatility and growth potential of our state. Word On The Street: Lucid Motors Is “Betting On […]

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Poll Shows Priorities: Healthcare, Jobs, Immigration

Posted: November 18, 2016 at 3:47 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

What Trump Should Tackle First While President-elect Trump moves through the transition, the public already is looking ahead to policy priorities for the first days of the new administration. It’s a long list that developed over a long campaign. Nevertheless, for millions of voters it’s a matter of first things first. The results of a […]

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Who Is John Galt, And Why Does He Matter to America?

Posted: November 13, 2016 at 9:15 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics

The story of ATLAST SHRUGGED is the story of one exceptional man standing against the world. All by himself. Against all odds, against everyone, every institution, against the media, thought, and the power and money arrayed against him. The hero of the novel appears when all of virtue and society come apart at the seams…when the right man […]

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Jobs Report Shows Little Change in Labor Market

Posted: November 4, 2016 at 10:23 am   /   Friends

The labor market didn’t change much in October, according to today’s Bureau of Labor Statistics employment report. Unemployment and job creation have remained steady over 2016. Those trends continued last month. The household survey reported that unemployment fell by 0.1 percentage points, to 5.0 percent. However, this drop primarily occurred because over 400,000 Americans left […]

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How Congress Can Clear the Road for Uber, Lyft, and the Gig Economy

Posted: October 27, 2016 at 1:34 pm   /   Friends

The rise of Uber and Lyft has been a good thing for both riders and drivers. Riders like the cheaper prices and reliable service of these ride-hailing services, and drivers love the freedom to be their own boss and make their own schedule. All around the world, hundreds of thousands of people benefit from this […]

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English Fades As U.S. Official Language

Posted: October 21, 2016 at 3:40 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Nearly 65 Million U.S. Residents Don’t Speak English At Home As the 2016 campaign staggers toward the finish line, many of the key issues compete for attention among the candidates and the media. Jobs, terrorism, and healthcare grab attention at every turn. But from start to finish, immigration has been dominant. Immigration is an all-encompassing […]

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Redefining the Obama NASA Mission: Helping to Make America Great Again

Posted: October 12, 2016 at 2:30 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Let there be no doubt, as I write this, that I am definitely a small government conservative who believes the federal government has over-run its Constitutional charter by involving itself in matters other than national security, treaties, and commerce.  The 10th amendment could be no clearer, either.  As it very specifically points out that “the […]

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Trump’s Debate Agenda: Jobs and Health Care

Posted: October 7, 2016 at 2:49 pm   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Donald Trump has the opportunity of the campaign on Sunday night. He better take it. With only a little tried-and-true media technique he can force Hillary Clinton and the moderators to address two key domestic issues at the top of every voters list of concerns – the dismal state of the economy and the failure […]

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