Category: National

Boston Bombed

Two bombs — in two different locations — detonated at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people, including an 8-year-old. At least 100 people are injured – including up to 10 with amputated limbs.  Google has established a person…

[OPINION] Why This Is The Worst Recovery On Record

The biggest economic debate is between Keynesians (who want more government spending and lower interest rates in order to fuel demand) and supply-side “austerics” (who want lower taxes on the wealthy and on corporations to boost incentives to hire and invest, and who see government deficits crowding out private investment).

[OPINION] Bi-Partisanship We Don’t Need

John Boehner, Speaker of the House, revealed why it’s politically naive for the President to offer up cuts in Social Security in the hope of getting Republicans to close some tax loopholes for the rich. “If the President believes these modest entitlement savings are needed to help shore up these programs, there’s no reason they should be held hostage for more tax hikes,” Boehner said in a statement released Friday.

Study Finds Americans Conflicted About Corporate Involvement In Political & Social Issues

NEW YORK, N.Y.—The public holds a nuanced view of what corporations should and shouldn’t do regarding their public participation in political and social issues, according to a study released this week by Global Strategy Group (GSG). Amidst a growing trend of corporations and their CEOs taking positions on issues such as Obamacare, same-sex marriage and the national debt, GSG’s study finds Americans have clear reservations about corporations straying too far into politics – resulting in significant implications for corporate reputation.