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Can the state can cut taxes too deeply? Yes

Oil revenue is falling in Texas. The state depends on it to pay for state government.

Yet the bean counters in the Comptroller’s Office are being told by lawmakers — namely Lt. 226 more words

What Goes Up, Must Come Down

The story of 2014 and now into 2015 is the drastic drop in oil prices and thus in the price of gas……(and the peasants danced!) 337 more words

Society

Map and chart illustrate prospective 2015 GDP growth throughout the world

Economist: The world economy will grow by 2.9% in 2015, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), our sister company. In 2014 world GDP was estimated to have increased by 2.5%. 66 more words

Economy

Scottish Financial Planning

The Joys of Optimistic Planning by Politicians.

The recent referendum in Scotland with regards to their political future has ended in the a narrow vote to remain part of the Union. 392 more words

Rest Of UK

Iraq and Kurdistan Agree to Oil Deal

According to the New York Times, a deal to unite Baghdad and Erbil, the Kurdistan capital in the north, over the issue of oil revenues and budget payments has been reached. 173 more words

Our So-Called Foreign Policy: With Allies Like These Against ISIS....

It’s lucky for President Obama that ongoing American fears about ebola and most recently yesterday’s shootings in Canada have distracted so much public and media attention from the fight against ISIS terrorists in the Middle East. 558 more words

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