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Why Make America Small Again?

Popular Economics Weekly ResearchPew Why make America small again is the question Americans should be asking President Donald Trump whose immigration policies are designed to do just that. He would reduce immigration flows by 50 percent, if he and his … Continue reading

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Republicans About to Make ‘America Last’

Popular Economics Weekly President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris Accord on climate change is symbolic in more ways than one. In his call to make America first again, he could set us back decades in bringing cleaner air and reducing … Continue reading

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Michigan Republicans Repeat Economy Wrecking Doctrine

Financial FAQs Michigan has become the latest Republican-led effort to wreck economic growth in passing a right-to-work laws that restrict unions. With all apologies to Naomi Klein’s Shock Doctrine, Repubs are no longer waiting for recessions to enrich their wealthiest … Continue reading

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Romney’s 5-Point Plan—Very Primitive Economics

Financial FAQs Romney’s “Five Point Plan to Grow the Economy” that he touts on his website, is primitive economics almost beyond belief. It returns us to 19th century government of the few by the few with few regulations or insurance … Continue reading

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Corporations Plus NRA Equals Greater Lawlessness

Financial FAQs “Florida’s now-infamous Stand Your Ground law, which lets you shoot someone you consider threatening without facing arrest, let alone prosecution, sounds crazy — and it is,” said New York Times columnist Paul Krugman recently. “And it’s tempting to … Continue reading

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