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Former President Barack Obama recently tried to take credit for President Trump’s record economic growth. Ironically enough, though, oil and gas development accounted for the vast majority of growth and job creation during the so-called Obama economy. Obama did nearly everything in his power to prevent that. Should Obama have his cake and eat it too?
When I served as president of the NAACP branch in Garland, Texas in the 1980s, we believed in the dignity of work. We fought for equal treatment under the law, and quality education for our children. We called on society to judge our neighbors by the content of their character, not the color of their skin.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the CBO’s recent report that the partial federal government shutdown cost the U.S. economy $3 billion, John Tamny, Director of the FreedomWorks Foundation’s Center for Economic Freedom, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the reports this morning that the number of people seeking jobless benefits fell to the lowest level since 1969 and that additions to the Federal Register declined dramatically compared to recent years, Adam Brandon, FreedomWorks President, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the Bureau of Labor Statistics report this morning that the US economy added 350,000 jobs in the month of December, 2018, Stephen Moore, FreedomWorks Senior Economic Contributor, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the report by the Bureau of Economic Analysis this morning that showed that US GDP grew at 3.5% during the third quarter, Stephen Moore, FreedomWorks Senior Economic Contributor, commented:
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the Department of Labor’s recent report that the U.S. economy added 201,000 jobs, and average hourly earnings increased by 2.9% during the month of August, FreedomWorks President Adam Brandon commented: