The official unemployment rate is 6.1 percent, but that hardly provides a fair description of the jobs crisis
Economy & Budget
Today’s markets are moving at nearly the speed of light.
There is a strong and key distinguishing characteristic between credit unions and banks: Their beneficiaries.
Not only is Burger King avoiding taxes, it’s also paying workers wages so low that many are forced to turn to food stamps, WIC, Medicaid, and other taxpayer-funded government programs.
Both parties agree that the tax code is too complex, contains too many loopholes, and causes harmful distortions in the economy.
An inefficient permitting system can delay the development of new mines by a decade or more.
The evidence contradicts the view that collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) are too risky.
The administration's view is nothing less than economic fascism.
Without the Ex-Im Bank, we could not do business abroad.
Federal regulations cost the average U.S. household almost $15,000 a year.