On April 2, 2014, The Center For Regulatory Solutions (CFRS) released their fact of the day, which stated that from 2009 to 2013 the regulatory final rules costs of the United States was more than the entire GDP of either Sweden, Peru or Ireland.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) announced this morning that the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 2.6 percent in the 4th quarter of 2013.
Except for a report that indicated new home sales in the U.S. increased to a five-and-a-half year high in January, there were very few positive economic reports last week.
The White House released a video of President Obama and Vice President Biden running through the White House, finishing with a refreshing glass of water.
Yesterday we looked at the Congressional Budget Office’s projections for how the Affordable Care Act would affect the U.S. economy. Today we break down the other figures found in the CBO’s semiannual budget and economic report.
The federal government spent $3.2 million dollars on ads promoting Obamacare in Oregon. The Daily Caller reports that the television advertisements promoting Cover Oregon, the state’s health insurance marketplace, don’t even mention the marketplace.
Today the U.S. Commerce Department announced the nation’s economy expanded at a 2.5 percent annual rate in the second quarter of 2013.
The Hill, Politico and The Wall Street Journal report that members of the Senate Finance Committee could today reveal their outline for comprehensive tax reform.
The U.S. added 175,000 jobs in May, according to the most recent jobs report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, up from 149,000 added in April, but still not nearly enough to jumpstart the economy and return to normal levels of growth.