News & Headlines – June 16, 2015

The GOP field gets more potential candidates with Jeb Bush and Donald Trump announcing. Four signs you’re meant to be an entrepreneur. Trans fats to be eliminated from foods within 3 years.  Virtual reality could change your life more than your smart phone has. IRS has found Lois Lerner’s emails, but they won’t release them.

An Economy of One – June 11, 2015

Hour 1:  Self-employment is on the rise (Kauffman Index); Discouraging kids from entrepreneurship, one lemonade stand at a time; Tips for becoming an entrepreneur Hour 2: James Pethokoukis from AEI – is the economy as bad as it seems?; Shrinking packaging; Trans-Pacific Partnership, TPA and a ‘We need to pass the bill before we can…

This Sunday on An Economy of One – Michelle Malkin

We know it’s the entrepreneur, the thinker, the tinkerer who really builds the country.  It’s the inventors like the Wright Brothers who put their own time and money into solving a problem and inventing a solution that move technology forward.  In her new book Who Built That: Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreneurs Michelle Malkin explores just that…

That’s a nice business you got there boys…

That sounds like a scene straight out of a mobster movie, but two teens in New Jersey learned that hard work and the entrepreneurial spirit doesn’t necessarily pay off.  In fact, it can get you slapped down by the powers that be just because some busy-body thinks you might be doing something you shouldn’t.  From…