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Obama's Domestic Success Amid Foreign Policy Critiques

On today’s Labor Day, President Obama spoke at a rally celebrating Labor Day. During his speech, he took the opportunity to highlight the success seen recently in the economy. 355 more words

Politics

Have you seen the latest economic indicators? Didn't think so.

For those of us living in Venezuela, you only need a short stroll to your local market to see the current state of our economy. However, there’s always the need to have some sort of statistical confirmation. 339 more words

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – September 1, 2014

According to Frank Nothaft, vice president and chief economist of Freddie Mac, “Mortgage rates were little changed following mixed housing news. Existing home sales rose for the fourth consecutive month to an annualized pace of 5.15 million, the highest of the year. 581 more words

Housing Analysis

On Labor Day, A Look At "Work"

Most of us will spend decades, and countless thousands of hours, at our jobs — but how often do we think about “work” and how it is changing?  608 more words

America

Five radical demands unions are making this Labor Day

For many Americans, Labor Day means one last long weekend to end the summer. But the U.S. Department of Labor describes the holiday as “a creation of the labor movement,” meaning labor unions. 506 more words

The Economy

Three Reasons You’re Still Unemployed

For me regulars, I found a job a month or so back. Huzzah. It’s part time, and it essentially involves me blogging and writing promo materials for a company. 1,092 more words

Culture

An Email I Got....Makes Sense

1. Americans spend $36,000,000 at Wal-Mart Every hour of
every day.

2. This works out to $20,928 profit every minute!

3. Wal-Mart will sell more from January 1 to St. 746 more words

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