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No, Shutting Down Another Stimulus Won’t Cost Trump The Election

What makes Trump look worse before the election: trying to get a deal with no success, or pointing out that the other side doesn’t want…

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How Trillion-Dollar Deficits Kill Blue-Collar America, And Coronavirus Bailouts Make It Worse

Because of the coronavirus bailouts, the federal deficit is now expected to be $3.7 trillion for fiscal year 2020. This is a huge drag on…

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Paul Krugman Said Markets Would ‘Never’ Recover From Trump. The Dow Is Up 10,000 Points Since 2016

The stock market and wages are important means to an end. But though the market is booming now, conservatism doesn’t fail if it drops.

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How Paul Volcker Put The Country Above Himself And Wall Street

There’s a sense that the bureaucrats who command the federal leviathan work for themselves, not for the country at large. That wasn’t true of Paul…

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Tucker Carlson Is Right About Wall Street’s Indifference To America

Right now, the interests of the GOP donor class are being put above the interests of the American people, and easily 90 percent of GOP…

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Posted in Economics Economy Income Inequality Inequality Inflation job market Middle Class savings social mobility Stock Market Wage Growth Wage Stagnation Wages Welfare working class

Why The Right Should Care About Income Inequality

Widening inequality and slowing social mobility really is a problem in America, and government policies championed by the elite have exacerbated this inequality.

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