Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:49:15 -0800
Mayor Bill de Blasio once called Albany a "faraway place" and a "strange and mysterious land," but it wields enormous power over New York City's policies and purse strings. So last week, with a... To view the full story, click the title link.
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:53:24 -0800
MONTGOMERY — Republican Gov. Robert Bentley will test his influence with the Alabama Legislature as he proposes the state's first major tax increase in more than a decade.
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:31:27 -0800
Last Monday, with Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) at his side, President Obama attacked Wall Street, again, for essentially helping in what the federal government and businesses can no longer provide...
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:17:02 -0800
Submitted by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog , “At this juncture, the impact on the broader economy and financial markets of the problems in the subprime market seems likely to be contained.” – Fed chairman, Ben Bernanke, Congressional testimony, March, 2007 “Capitalism without financial failure is not capitalism at all, but a kind of socialism for the rich.” – James Grant, Grant’s ...
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:46:13 -0800
Average asking prices for houses have smashed through the half-million-dollar barrier for the first time.New figures from realestate.co.nz reveal the average national asking price for homes peaked at $511,421 last month, up from...