Total National Debt as of 08/29/2016 (source)
Fed officials tell activists rate hikes won’t derail economy

Fed officials tell activists rate hikes won’t derail economy

How will current protests and the fallout because of them impact the economy? Check out this article to find out! […]

U.S. economy’s biggest problem now: the smartphone?

U.S. economy’s biggest problem now: the smartphone?

These days, smart phones are like opinions- everyone’s got one. Could this new piece of technology be a major factor […]

How ObamaCare is splitting in two

How ObamaCare is splitting in two

Years after the rollout of President Obama’s signature Healthcare legislation, there appears to be two different sides of ObamaCare. Outlined […]

Across the U.S., Workers at the Bottom of the Ladder Get Pay Raises

Across the U.S., Workers at the Bottom of the Ladder Get Pay Raises

Are you always feeling strapped for cash? Well, we’ve got some good news coming your way. The Wall Street Journal […]

Federal Reserve ‘close to meeting targets’ for US Economy

Federal Reserve ‘close to meeting targets’ for US Economy

The Federal Reserve’s second highest ranking policymaker said the U.S. Economy is close to its target numbers in terms of […]

NC’s Unemployment Below 5 Percent for 2nd Month in Row

NC’s Unemployment Below 5 Percent for 2nd Month in Row

Things are beginning to look up for the NC economy! This marks the second month in a row that North […]

US jobless claims fall as labor market strengthens

US jobless claims fall as labor market strengthens

Americans are having more success when it comes to job hunting as the labor market strengthens, according to the US […]

Balancing senior health care and fiscal responsibility

Balancing senior health care and fiscal responsibility

Check out the below article by Congressman Richard Hudson to read more about his thoughts on the rising cost of […]

Aetna deals latest blow to Obamacare, pulls out of most markets

Aetna deals latest blow to Obamacare, pulls out of most markets

One of our nation’s largest health insurance providers, Aetna, has stated that they will be pulling out of most markets […]

The U.S. Economy Needs to Kick Its Car Habit

The U.S. Economy Needs to Kick Its Car Habit

The auto industry has consistently proven to be a strong component of the U.S. economy in terms of retail sales. […]