With deficit hawks circling overhead, the responsibility for creating jobs has fallen by default to Ben Bernanke and the Federal Reserve. Last week the Fed said it expected to keep interest rates near zero through mid 2015 in order to stimulate employment.
Religious issues have played a significant role in numerous presidential elections, as they are in 2012. In 1800, his opponents accused Thomas Jefferson of atheism and trying to undermine the republic’s Christian foundation.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Willard “Mitt” Romney’s tax returns have been a subject of discussion and speculation since the Republican presidential candidate decided to only release his returns for the past two years.
WEST LONG BRANCH — Few Americans would be overly concerned if the United States Postal Service was privatized to save money, according to the latest national Monmouth University Poll. While most Americans are very satisfied with the service they currently…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 96,000 jobs in August, approximately 30,000 fewer than economists had predicted. Even with the slow job growth, the U.S. unemployment rate fell from 8.3 percent to 8.1 percent because the size of the work force and the labor force participation rate declined.