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Euro Crash

With the triumph of the ultra-leftist Syriza party in Greece, it would seem that forces are in motion to eventually resolve Greece’s role, if any, in the Eurozone. A lot of traders got a boost of confidence when statements from Greece’s prime minister-elect were released, regarding Greece’s future role in the Eurozone. According to the incoming prime minister, Syriza has ... Read More »

U.S. Corporate Tax Reforms May Explode Local Investments

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The U.S. has a tax problem. Its corporate tax rates are so high that U.S. corporations were pushed to do corporate inversions. Put simply, a company inversion happens when a company moves its legal address to another country that has a lower tax rate. This has been happening for a long time, but it grabbed a lot of headlines last ... Read More »

Obama Arctic Drilling Policy Simply Relocates Pollution

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You can’t help but admire the Obama administration’s public support for the environment. There is something about its decision to restrict over 12 million acres of Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from gas and oil exploration and exploitation. There is very little anyone can fault the administration for, as far as intentions are concerned. The intentions are great. The problem ... Read More »

Government Will Recognize Same-Sex Marriage in 6 New States

Government Will Recognize Same-Sex Marriage

The federal government announced on Saturday that it will recognize same-sex marriage performed in six more states. This allows same-sex couples in these states to be eligible for federal benefits, including Social Security benefits for widows. Couples will also be allowed to file joint income tax returns. Gay marriage performed in Arizona, Alaska, North Carolina, Idaho, Wyoming and West Virginia ... Read More »

Hillary Clinton: Businesses Don’t Create Jobs

Hillary Clinton Businesses Dont Create Jobs

During an appearance at a Boston rally for Democrat gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley this week, Hillary Clinton told the crowd at the Park Plaza Hotel that corporations and businesses do not create jobs, seemingly embracing the “You didn’t build that” line of thought used by President Obama and a U.S. senator in the 2012 presidential elections. “Don’t let anybody tell ... Read More »

Media lose interest in Ferguson story after evidence Brown beat up cop

Media lose interest in Ferguson story

While the media has been engaging in virtually non-stop coverage over the riots and protests in Ferguson, Missouri after a police officer shot and killed a African American teenager on Aug. 9, they have now apparently lost interest in the story following new claims that the teen attacked and severely injured the officer. Since the shooting, the narrative has been ... Read More »

Eric Holder says ISIS will be held accountable

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Attorney General Eric Holder took the time on Thursday to issue a threat to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. Holder vowed to hold the killers of American journalist James Foley accountable for their repugnant actions. “Those who would perpetrate such acts need to understand something. This Justice Department, this Department of Defense, this nation- we have long memories and our reach is very ... Read More »

TSA facing lawsuit over sexual assault allegations

TSA facing lawsuit

The Transportation Security Agency, which has long been the subject of complaints regarding its treatment of passengers passing through airport security, has found itself the subject of a lawsuit by a government watchdog group. Over the years since it was formed in the wake of the terrorist attacks on 9/11, the TSA has faced criticism for its perceived arrogance towards ... Read More »

Romney and Ryan both believe each other should be president

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On Thursday, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his former running mate Paul Ryan appeared on Fox News and were interview by Megyn Kelly. Both Romney and Ryan could not come to an agreement on who should be president, each choosing to claim the other would be better in the role. “I’ll give it to him,” said Ryan. “It’s his turn now. I’ve ... Read More »

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