If America one day collapses like the great powers that came before it, it will not be because of a foreign invasion, one economist said Thursday at a Charles Koch Institute event.
The International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday that it expects the Israeli economy to be the fastest growing Western economy in 2013.
The stated priorities of President Barack Obama’s shadowy activist group, Organizing for Action (OFA), are not the issues most Americans care about, according to numerous polls ranking the country’s political priorities.
Democratic-controlled states throughout the country are experiencing financial difficulty and out-migration. President Barack Obama’s home state of Illinois, for example, recently had its credit rating downgraded by Standard & Poor’s following a failed effort to reform the state’s massively underfunded pension system. The state’s credit rating is now among the worst in the country.
The United States economy lost 16,000 manufacturing jobs in September, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday, on top of the 22,000 lost in August.
This morning on MSNBC’s “Daily Rundown,” Obama Deputy Campaign Manager Stephanie Cutter attacked Mitt Romney’s pledge to create 12 million new jobs.
The United States ranked 18th in a recent study on worldwide economic freedom, falling behind countries such as Finland, Chile, Mauritius, and Qatar.
A new Rasmussen Reports poll of likely voters suggests Bill Clinton faces a tough challenge in his address to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte this evening.