New weekly jobless claims rose to 744,000 for the week that ended April 3rd, the Department of Labor said Thursday. Economists had forecast a decline to 680,000 from the previous week’s 719,000.
The mayor of Portland, Oregon, has submitted a request for $2 million in funding for the police months after the city slashed the budget in a move he advocated for.
via americanexperiment: Seeing this problem, many people then demand that the government ‘do something’ about it. Typically, that ‘something’ involves spending more money or issuing a new raft of regulations. Thus, the $40
The WH pool was just called to gather unexpectedly — there's nothing on President Trump's public schedule today — Meridith McGraw (@meridithmcgraw) January 24, 2019 President Trump is rattling off
via range365: In 2012, then-President Hugo Chavez banned firearm ownership by private citizens in Venezuela, leaving the unarmed populace unable to defend themselves from criminals and corrupt government officials alike. In
via freebeacon: Taxes levied per ounce on sugary drinks by Democrats in Berkeley, Philadelphia, and Seattle are even more regressive, according to the study. The middle class would pay the most
California is intentionally fouling our national election system. Now we know where Hillary’s popularity votes came from. via hotair: One person, one vote. That’s how it’s always supposed to work. But