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Wells Fargo CEO: Get Gov't Out of "The Home Loan Business"
Business  (tags: Government-Subsidized Mortgages, Mortgage Crisis, Problem of Government Interference With , Subsidizing Bad Loans, Democrats, Obama Administration, Magnifying the Mortgage Crisis Through B )

- 1929 days ago -
Wells Fargo CEO Robert Kovacevich can't believe that we haven't learned the lesson from 2008 and gotten the government out of the home mortgage industry, and tells CNBC that the two organizations made that crash exponentially worse than it needed to be.
Unemployment Jumps to 7.8% in December
Business  (tags: Job Record, Jobs, Barack Obama, failure, Obama, unemployment, economy, economic decline, unemployment rate, private sector stagnation )

- 1932 days ago -
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Obama has the worst record of any President in the last 60 years.
Taxes Are Much Higher Than You Think
Business  (tags: Cost of Taxes, Depressing Economic Growth, Reducing Economic Activity, Obama Administration, Demagougery, Myth of Taxation Without Cost, Burden on Economy )

- 1955 days ago -
The combined levies on labor income and consumer spending have seriously reduced the hours that Europeans work. The U.S. isn't too far behind.
Debating Warren Buffett
Business  (tags: Warren Buffett, Hypocrisy, Inconsistent Positions, Sophistry, Arguing for Political Advantage Rather t, Politics over Reason, Progressiveism )

- 1967 days ago -
Buffett wins this debate, of course ... but not the latest iteration of Buffett.
Immigrant Welfare: The New Colossus
Business  (tags: Welfare State, Instilling a Culture of Dependency, Government Encouraging Wefare Use by Imi, Government Expansion of Welfare State, Increasing the Number of Government's Cl )

- 1968 days ago -
Here's a perplexing pair of statistics: Compared with native-born Americans, immigrants are more likely to start a business -- and they're also more likely to depend on welfare.
Massive Fraud, Cover-Up By Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) Exposed in Federal Lawsuit
Business  (tags: CAIR corruption, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, intentional infliction of emotional dist )

- 1968 days ago -
Last Friday, the Law Offices of David Yerushalmi, P.C. and the American Freedom Law Center (AFLC) said that they filed a devastating legal brief supported by hundreds of pages of evidence, asking a federal judge to find CAIR liable to five of its former
When Work Is Punished: The Tragedy Of America's Welfare State
Business  (tags: Killing the Incentive to Work, Public Benefits, Benefits More Generous Than Wages, 1 Person Receiving Welfare Benefits for , Unsustainable Benefits Program, Encouraging Unemployment )

- 1969 days ago -
For an increasing number of Americans it is now more lucrative - in the form of actual disposable income - to sit, do nothing, and collect various welfare entitlements, than to work.
Thomas Peterffy - Freedom To Succeed   video
Business  (tags: ethics, americans, politics )

- 1992 days ago -
Thomas Peterffy grew up in socialist Hungary. Despite the fact that he could not speak English when he immigrated to the United States in 1956, Thomas fulfilled the American dream.
Dodd-Frank Makes Future Taxpayer Bailouts More Likely
Business  (tags: Dodd-Frank, Flawed Legislation, Bipartisan Support, Poorly designed regulation, Obama Administration Cluelessness, Benefitting Large Banks at the Expense o )

- 1992 days ago -
The Obama administration has been saying that Dodd-Frank eliminated too-big-to-fail. If that were true, there would be no need to provide for bailouts of clearinghouses with taxpayer funds. But it was never true ...
Black Depression
Business  (tags: Anemic Recovery, Tepid Growth, Slowest Recovery Since the Great Depress, Chronic Unemployment, Misleading Presidential Spin, Trying to Put a Good Face on an Unaccept )

- 1992 days ago -
October, African American unemployment rose almost a full percentage point to 14.3 percent.
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