Archive for August 23rd, 2010

Wells Fargo – Weekly Economic & Financial Commentary

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Hudson Institute Weekly Economic Report

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Economists Cut U.S. Growth Forecasts as Firms Limit Hiring – Bloomberg

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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NY Post on Bush tax cuts – It’s not just ‘the rich’ — we all will pay more taxes if Congress fails to act this fall

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Jim Cramer: It’s Really, Really Ugly Out There

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

The charts show no faith. Doesn’t matter the industry, health care, tech, banks or defense companies. They all look terrible. Just horrible. Not saying, therefore, that everything must go down. Am saying that it is really, really ugly almost everywhere you look.

D.C. Democrats: Clueless, Condescending & Costly – Deroy Murdock

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

NEW YORK – Why are Americans enraged? As this moribund economy limps through the third year of doldrums, Americans are sick of having their hard-earned money swiped by Washington, D.C.’s Democrat-dominated political class, which is clueless, condescending, and invariably costly.

WSJ – How WikiLeaks Keeps Its Funding Secret

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Chris Cillizza – Poll numbers in 1994, a bad year for Democrats, don’t bode well for them in 2010

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

In an August 1994 Washington Post-ABC News poll, 49 percent of respondents said they would vote for the Democrat while 42 percent said they would back the Republican. Last month, 47 percent said they would support the Republican while 46 percent chose the Democrat.

John Pitney – The GOP and the Temptation of Hubris – If Republicans take over the House, they’d best think carefully how they use their power. Ask Newt Gingrich

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Stateline – On the record with Mac Taylor, California’s top budget watchdog

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Earlier this year, for example, an LAO analysis from Taylor called Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger’s proposal to spend at least 10 percent of the general fund budget on higher education and no more than 7 percent on prisons “an unnecessary, ill-conceived measure that would do serious harm to the budget process.” The proposal died.

Macworld – Dorm room entertainment system

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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The Republican divide: K Street vs. Tea Partiers – TIMOTHY P. CARNEY

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

The current GOP fault line is not exactly conservatives vs. moderates or new guard vs. old guard. For 2010, the rivalry is the Tea Party wing against the K Street wing. To tell which kind of Republican a candidate is, see how the Democrats attack him: If he’s branded a shill for Wall Street, he’s from the K Street wing. If he’s labeled an extremist outside the mainstream, he’s a Tea Partier.

Gregory Kane: Not all Muslims think — or act — alike

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Dana Loesch: Sarah Palin and the rise of the Feminist Right

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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Obama knew Gulf drilling ban would cost at least 23,000 jobs – Mark Tapscott

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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‘We’re not the other guys’ isn’t good enough, GOP – Examiner Editorial

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

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KMBC – Academy Helps Kids With Learning Disabilities

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

The classroom size at Horizon Academy is nine students. KMBC’s Kelly Eckerman reported that there is a lot of one-on-one learning at the school because whether they have dyslexia or some other learning disability, children learn differently.

Op-Ed Cartoon: Campaigning With Obama

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Published with permission of ALG.

Chris Cillizza – Senate Democrats’ Florida Conundrum

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Most party strategists don’t believe Meek can win a general election but they do think he can siphon enough traditionally Democratic votes away from Crist to hand the race to former state House Speaker Marco Rubio.