Daily Archives: July 30, 2009

There Must Be A Green Shoot Here Somewhere

For the record, I detest that utterly stupid media construct of “seeing green shoots of an economic recovery”. Yet the media continues its frantic search for signs of green shoots of something, anything, that might indicate some economic rebound. For … Continue reading

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The Pelosi Tax

The Wall Street Journal presents a cheery little look at some of the details of Nancy Pelosi’s health care “reform” and what it will mean to the job market as small businesses and individuals fall victim to The Pelosi Tax: To put … Continue reading

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Foreclosure Waves Spread

Some really bad news for the economy. Foreclosures are rapidly increasing in areas previously only lightly impacted by the crisis in real estate: Many cities with populations larger than one million experienced rapid increases in foreclosure during the past six months. Seattle, … Continue reading

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