Bad News Everyone!

Why, yes. Yes they are.

It turns out that immigrants really are the freeloaders that Americans think they are: The report by the conservative Center for Immigration Studies found that households headed by immigrants — both legal and illegal — use welfare programs at a rate significantly… Read More ›

Economics as a Con Art

I just read this blog post about economic theory being ‘hollowed out’.  And I can confirm everything that the author states: Modern economic theory is a pseudo-science: Unlike engineers and chemists, economists cannot point to concrete objects – cell phones,… Read More ›

Those wonderful immigrants.

I posted this on another blog on July 10, 2013. This article really got my goat today: GOP should remember: Data show immigrants enforce, not threaten, US values According to the Pew Research Center, 46 percent of Americans believe “the… Read More ›

Et tu, California?

  The new $15 minimum wage will cost California 400,000 jobs.  And even Governor Moonbeam knows it: In 2016, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that put the state minimum wage on track to reach $15 per hour by 2022…. Read More ›

Whatever shall we do?

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal*, nearly 5 million Americans are in default on their student loans. Nearly 5 million Americans are in default on their federal student loan payments, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. That’s nearly double the number of Americans… Read More ›