An Economy of One – June 15, 2017

Hour 1: Experience at a local restaurant – 5th Street Pub; Regulations strangle the small business; The biggest story of the century – the rate of poverty reduction; Maurice Thompson of the 1851 Center for Constitutional Law; Nestle rumors Hour 2: Illinois may be kicked out of Powerball; Caller Walt on interest rates; Gary’s recommended…

Headlines – April 26, 2017

The Trump Tax Reform package was announced today: Trump Calls for Deep Cuts in Business Taxes, Changes for Individuals: Broad package seeks to spark sustained 3% economic growth; Democrats hint at objections From the Wall Street Journal: The plan doesn’t eliminate the exemptions for home-mortgage interest and charitable contributions. The two deductions are among the…

Headlines – April 19, 2017

The Federal Reserve ‘Beige Book’ is released: Fed Beige Book: Modest Wage Growth Is Broadening In a couple regions, “worker shortages and increased labor costs were restraining growth in some sectors, including manufacturing, transportation and construction,” the Fed said Wednesday in a roundup of anecdotal information on regional economic conditions, known as the beige book.…

Headlines, Tax Day Edition – April 18, 2017

TaxRevolution.us is hosting a Tax Day reading of the US Tax Code.  Take your blood pressure meds before you click HERE. Forty Percent of 5th-12th Graders Plan to Start a Business There are some promising signs. About 40% of students say they plan to start a business and/or invent something that will change the world.…