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$15 Minimum Wage Begins In Seattle!

Almost three years ago we brought you the article ” Seattle to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 “. Fast forward to 2017 and economic “relief” has now started in Seattle, Washington. 106 more words


Thanks Obama! Now It's Your Turn Donald...

Perhaps, one measure of a President can be seen in the way he leaves his nation’s economic health to his successor.

If so, let’s use… 634 more words

DOW to Record Highs

In the next few days, either just before Christmas or just prior to the New Year, the DOW Jones Industrial Average is set to reach the record high milestone of 20,000 points, something never before seen in American History, and is debated across the economic spectrum as to how it will impact the economy. 595 more words

Trump Administration

President-Elect Donald Trump, Criminal Justice Reform and Economic Growth

A blog I follow recently highlighted excerpts from an article on The Hill that called for President-Elect Donald Trump to reform the criminal justice system in an effort to foster economic growth. 267 more words

Criminal Justice Reform


For two hundred years America was viewed by the common man of the world as the pillar of freedom, a source of hope and an ideal that resided not only in the physical aspects of the country but in the spirit of a new and great nation.  693 more words

Trump Can’t Stop It: “The People Who Have Been Orchestrating The Collapse Have Not Halted Their Agendas”

By Jeremiah Johnson – SHTFplan.com

There are some very somber, pragmatic articles circulating as of late that present a true snapshot of the difficulties the U.S. 1,327 more words

News/ Current Events

How the Federal Reserve Could Still Surprise the Market

The Federal Reserve’s move on interest rates may end up being more like a run, than a hike.

The U.S. central bank meets this week. But the real question is not whether they will up the short-term interest rate they control— 414 more words