Tag Archives: corporations

The impact of Papa John’s decision not to give its workers healthcare coverage


Another popular restaurant chain has decided to put politics over what is best for their business. First, it was Chick-Fil-A CEO supporting Republican policies against same-sex marriage, now it’s the CEO of Papa Johns John Schnatter against the Healthcare bill quoted by him as “Obamacare.” He promised his customers, if […]

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Gas prices in 2012 could be at an all-time high…


Just when the economy is making a comeback, gas prices could hamper the recovery. In big, medium, and small states everyone could be paying $4.00 a gallon in the summer of 2012. The question to the high gas prices this summer is why everyone will be paying more? Is it […]

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California and the EU are leading the way for lower carbon emissions by 2020… big oil disagrees


The next generation must focus on clean energies in the future to help lower greenhouse-gas emissions. California and the EU (European Union) are creating legislation that leads to cleaner air by 2020, standing in the way is a common enemy; big oil companies. California a decade ago led the way […]

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Obama tells the Republican Congress “no” to the oil pipeline


The Republicans in House of Representatives thought they could tie the payroll tax cut to the oil pipeline but they were wrong. Obama said no to the project. The Republicans had to know he would say no because we don’t have the reviews back to see if it’s environmental friendly […]

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What kind of capitalism is good for America?


The year was 1945. Two forces merged to beat the biggest threat in the world, fascism or Nazi Germany. The forces which joined together were communism and capitalism. In today’s world this would seem to be an impossible mix of ideologies because of the fall out during the “Cold War.” […]

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Sarah Palin calls on Mitt Romney to release his tax returns, Romney must prove he created 100,000 jobs as Bain CEO


Why is Mitt Romney refusing to release his tax returns. He would be the first presidential candidate to never release his tax return. Mitt Romney is just adding fuel to the fire, what does he have to hide? Strange stuff…when I agree with Sarah Palin, the world must be coming […]

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This video by Ron Paul is very damaging to the Romney campaign, if he survive these attacks then he’ll be battle ready


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Good news for the American people, the unemployment numbers continue to fall 8.5%,inside look at the Obama job creation numbers


Obama job numbers: Wonder what are the numbers behind the jobs market, this video by CNNMoney has the breakdown:

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What would a Mitt Romney economic plan mean for you


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People boycott Hollywood Chick-Fil-A b/c they support anti-gay groups


Chick-Fil-A is a fast food chain I used to love, but after finding out about their anti-gay stance I’ll never eat at another Chick-Fil-A. Sad days but I must support equal rights for all. If they are willing to not support gay rights then I wonder what other rights they […]

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The Justice Department settlement with Bank of America and the effect on the housing market


Lately, every time I turn on the news or read an article it’s about Bank of America. BOA over the last few months has seen a downward trend in the stock market. A month ago Bank of America was threatening to raise ATM fees to help raise money they lost […]

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Republican Governors talk about 2012…..


This video filmed by C-Span at a Republican governors conference on December 1, 2011. The Republican governors are: Mitch Daniels- (R-Indiana) lead speaker Scott Walker- (R-Wisconsin) John Kasich- (R-Ohio) Rick Scott- (R-Florida) Bill Haslam- (Tennessee) These are some of the most disliked Governors in the nation currently except for Mitch […]

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Is using the GDP (gross domestic product) formula a good way to measure our economy?


GDP was a system created that measures the nation’s productivity in order to understand how to tackle the Great Depression. In today’s world, GDP is an economic indicator used to measure the growth of a nation’s economy. The formula GDP (Y) is a sum of Consumption (C), Investment (I), Government […]

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Capitalism or Extractionism…that is the question?


The Former CEO of AT&T explains how capitalism has turned into extractionism. Modern day capitalism could be the death of this country. He also explains how Bush economics of trickle down doesn’t work, and how Congress must raise taxes on people like him to help pay for this countries debt. […]

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#OWS take over of foreclosed homes would make Danial Shay proud.


It looks like the American people has picked up their history books and have taken the page out on this new idea, to occupy foreclosed homes. Yesterday, occupy wallstreet turned into occupy homes in more than two dozen cities. The majority of these home were foreclosed on b/c of corporate […]

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