An Economy of One – December 3, 2015

Hour 1: San Bernadino; IMF/Special Drawing Rights; Paris Climate Summit and the president’s faux pas; Solar energy and legislation to increase electrical rates by 90%.  Hour 2: Total US Debt; Rhetoric of the left, and of politics in general; Mark Zuckerberg’s huge charitable donation; Student loan debt.

Americans spending the gas savings?

It appears, according to BlooombergBusiness, that Americans are taking a page from Scarlett O’Hara when it comes to the money they’re saving at the pump.  Most of us seem to be using that money to splurge instead of save.  Case in point: It wasn’t simply the $40-per-month in gasoline savings that prompted Melanie Gold, 46,…