May 23, 2018 12:53 pm


It’s jobs week in America.  On Friday, we’ll get the February employment situation report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  This will tell us how many jobs were added by U.S. companies and whether the unemployment rate is moving, Meanwhile, a number of central banks around the world will be holding their regular meetings to […]

What’s Important in the Financial World (2/25/2013)

Filed under: Investing Chinese Manufacturing Slows China’s economy has recovered, or perhaps it has not. The results continue to ping-pong around. The latest data released by HSBC and Markit show preliminary PMI for February for the People’s Republic was only 50.4. A reading of 50 is the demarcation between expansion and contraction. Expansion has been the trend over the […]

SNL’s Barack Obama Eases Sequester Worries With A Lyric From ‘YMCA’

The sequester kicked in on March 1.  This is the $85 billion worth of Federal budget cuts that will ripple through the economy. The folks at Saturday Night Live tackled this issue in its cold open.  Check it out: Please follow Politics on Twitter and Facebook. Join the conversation about this story » Check out […]

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