Business

U.S. Manufacturers Are Coming Back Thanks to Trump

Ken Blackwell, President Trump’s recent visit to Clyde, Ohio is a symbol of hope for manufacturers all over the country who had been forgotten by the Washington, D.C. establishment for decades… read more U.S. Manufacturers Are Coming Back Thanks to Trump

US hiring slows amid signs of longer-lasting economic damage

U.S. hiring slowed in July as the coronavirus outbreak worsened, and the government’s jobs report offered signs Friday that the economic damage from the pandemic could last far longer than… read more US hiring slows amid signs of longer-lasting economic damage

Coronavirus stimulus plan could include controversial Social Security fix

Goal would be to come up with legislation to create plan to bring trust funds back to solvency. As Congress and the White House intensify negotiations on the fifth round of emergency coronavirus aid, a bipartisan group… read more Coronavirus stimulus plan could include controversial Social Security fix

On eve of bankruptcy, U.S. firms shower execs with bonuses

Nearly a third of more than 40 large companies seeking U.S. bankruptcy protection during the coronavirus pandemic awarded bonuses to executives within a month of filing their cases, according to… read more On eve of bankruptcy, U.S. firms shower execs with bonuses

Stimulating the Populace

Robert Knight, More than a million deceased people got government stimulus checks amounting to nearly $1.4 billion. This is less than 1 percent of the total stimulus payments that Congress shelled… read more Stimulating the Populace

Dow sinks 1,800 as virus cases rise, deflating optimism

Stocks fell sharply Thursday on Wall Street as coronavirus cases in the U.S. increased again, deflating recent optimism for a quick economic recovery and raising more doubts about how long the… read more Dow sinks 1,800 as virus cases rise, deflating optimism

Los Angeles union, joined by ‘Pandemic Pig,’ demands meatpacking plant closure

The union representing workers at a meatpacking plant near Los Angeles where at least 153 employees have come down with COVID-19 called on Thursday for the plant’s immediate closure, saying… read more Los Angeles union, joined by ‘Pandemic Pig,’ demands meatpacking plant closure

One Big Way To Help US Businesses Come Back After Coronavirus

Jesse Grady, With 36.5 million Americans out of work as a result of the pandemic, it is difficult to see any light at the end of the tunnel. And as businesses begin reopening… read more One Big Way To Help US Businesses Come Back After Coronavirus

Should Bailouts go to Government Contractors?

Rachel Alexander, People are becoming outraged upon discovering the types of businesses and organizations that are receiving COVID-19 bailouts through the CARES Act and subsequent legislation. Left-leaning media outlets are receiving millions of… read more Should Bailouts go to Government Contractors?

U.S. states press on with reopenings, markets boosted by virus vaccine potential

Nearly all 50 U.S. states were at some stage of reopening on Monday as authorities eased restrictions imposed to contain the spread of the new coronavirus and stock markets opened… read more U.S. states press on with reopenings, markets boosted by virus vaccine potential