Posts tagged "federal government"

Valuable Resources to Survive NATO

Valuable Resources to Survive NATO
As  NATO  draws near, local businesses, residents and the governmental agencies are preparing for the worst. After the havoc it caused in Seattle, Chicagoans are worried about unruly behavior and massive demonstrations. The federal government is taking this event seriously and has been casing out neighborhoods in the city’s Gold Coast for the last two... Read more »

S & P Rating Sends U.S. Stock Market into a Downward Spiral

S & P Rating Sends U.S. Stock Market into a Downward Spiral
The S & P agency that downgraded the U.S.from the top AAA rating to an AA+ rating after what was a “bloody” day on the stock market last Friday, proved to continue to cause the deepest drop in theU.S.stock market since the 2008 financial crisis! When I heard the news of the lower rating over... Read more »

Election Day: Can A New Congress Save Our Economy?

Election Day: Can A New Congress Save Our Economy?
The longer President Obama is in office, the more concerned I am about the future of the American worker and the lifestyle they have worked hard to attain. The decisions made now how to spend the TARP money and the newly passed healthcare reform bill will have a negative effect on employment and further stress... Read more »
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Weekly Jobless Claims Up 13,000, Dollar falls and Gold Continues to Rise

Weekly Jobless Claims Up 13,000, Dollar falls and Gold Continues to Rise
Ben Bernake The weekly jobless claims for the week ending October 8th rose by 13,000 to 462,000. Economists had expected the number to fall 443,000. Our economy is still bleeding jobs at a record pace with little sign that companies will be hiring with any urgency, soon.  The continuing claims fell by 112,000 to 4.4... Read more »