Making Life More Expensive Won't Help Confidence

January 27, 2009

CNN reports today that consumer confidence hit an all-time low this month. Raising costs for hard-working families by taxing their clothes, shoes, groceries…

Families Get the Math: More Taxes = Fewer Jobs

January 27, 2009

Yesterday, more than 71,400 people lost their jobs. CNN called it Bloody Monday.
Just 26 days into the new year and already 207,120 people have gotten…

Get Ready for the Super "Ad" Bowl

January 26, 2009

As you may know, there's a little football game coming up this Sunday called the Super Bowl. This year it will feature the perennial Super Bowl participant…

Got a Cold? Want to Prevent One?

January 22, 2009

It's that time of year. It starts with a few innocent sniffs, grows into some sniffles and the next thing you know you can't sniff anything. The honker…

A Perspective Going Forward

January 21, 2009

President Obama has already gotten about the tough job of governing today. It's a huge job for any president, particularly given the challenging times…

Time to Get to Work

January 21, 2009

"Starting today, we must pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off, and begin again the work of remaking America." - President Barack Obama in his Inauguration…

God Bless America and Our New President

January 20, 2009

Today, Barack Obama takes the oath as the 44th president of the United States. It's an historic day for our nation in so many respects. The excitement…

Paterson vs. Obama - Round 3: The Clinch

January 15, 2009

New York and Washington are trying to solve the same serious problem. Helping families and our nation recover from what's widely being called the greatest…

Paterson vs. Obama - Round 2: Tax Hikes

January 14, 2009

President-elect Barack Obama and New York Governor David Paterson are on a collision course - one that will illustrate for middle-class families just how…

Paterson vs. Obama - Round 1: Jobs

January 13, 2009

President-elect Obama seeks to be a job creator. He's pushing for an economic stimulus package that would protect existing jobs, at a minimum, while stimulating…