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Indiana | Fifty States In Fifty Weeks

August 30, 2013

Each week this year (with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas) we will examine the fiscal and economic health of one of the U.S. states. Our 36th state in this series is Iowa. Here are the top five (or more) things you need to know about the Hoosier State.

Fifty States in Fifty Weeks: Delaware

July 26, 2013

Each week this year (with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas) we will examine the fiscal and economic health of one of the U.S. states. Our 31st state in this series is Delaware. Here are the top five (or more) things you need to know about the First State.

Budgetology: As Far As The Eye Can See

April 8, 2013

Deficits as far as the eye can see? Washington’s proved they can do it, but why would they want to? Make no mistake, more deficits, large or small, mean our debt continues to grow. But after four years of promises that more spending will improve the economy with nothing but high unemployment, massive debt, and higher taxes to show for it, the last thing Americans are looking for are “deficits as far as the eye can see.”

State Snapshots

November 2, 2012

Our economy is tanking, but the national numbers don’t tell the whole story. We took a look at some individual states and saw how their struggling economies helped paint a more complete picture of our economic woes.

The Last Jobs Report

October 30, 2012

Today the Department of Labor issued a statement saying, “We will assess the situation when the weather emergency is over and notify the press and public of any changes at that time,” concerning the October jobs report, the last report before the Nov. 6th elections.

State Facts for October

October 23, 2012

Get the latest on your state’s unemployment rate, economic condition, budget deficit and more with our State Fact Sheets. The most up to date fiscal and economic data for all 50 states in one place.

VIDEO: Washington is Still Digging

October 9, 2012

Washington is spending and spending. We’re now more than $16 trillion in debt, larger than the nation’s economy. You don’t have to be an economist to see how this is unsustainable and how it’s not creating jobs. Take a look at our new 30 second web video above and see how far in the hole Washington has put us.