Don't believe the happy talk coming out of the White House, Federal Reserve and Treasury Department when it comes to the real unemployment rate and the true “Misery Index.” Because, according to an influential Wall Street advisor, the figures are a fraud.
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In brief, of the 3105 total casualties, only 47, or 1.5% have been of high profile targets. The rest, including some 175 children, is what can be classified as "collateral damage." But who cares: the classic liberal revulsion is never an issue because the only American involvement is that by a 19 year old with a rapid response and a trigger finger. And at the end of the day, who really cares what goes on on the other side...
Historically, leaders from both parties have engaged in lifting the debt ceiling. The important discussion centers not on whether Congress should extend the debt limit, but whether and how these efforts can be tied to deficit-reduction measures.
A record 89,967,000 Americans were not in the labor force in March, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. That is an increase of 663,000 from the 89,304,000 Americans who were not in the labor force in February.
Well, it's a sad song. As the chart above shows, there are 26 other countries with a median wealth higher than ours (and the relative reduction of U.S. median wealth has done nothing to make our economy more sustainable).
With Congress looking to raise the debt ceiling and borrow from future generations, just what programs are taxpayers paying for and how effectively do they provide beneficial returns for the American people? Dr. Coburn outlines, line-by-line, how duplicative federal programs produce little measurable benefit for the American people, and instead only benefit the lawmakers that create them and the people who administer them. Just what are we paying for? For our duplication nation, the devil is in the details.