Government Shutdown an Interview with a Federal Employee

Government Shutdown an Interview with a Federal Employee

With the debt ceiling deadline only one day away and financial peril looming for the U.S. and the world economy, all eyes are on Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and their negotiations. Now in its sixteenth day, the shutdown began on October first when Tea Party activists drove conservative […]

Janet Yellen Announced as Next Fed Chair [Updated]

Janet Yellen Announced as Next Fed Chair [Updated]

Janet Yellen was announced by President Obama today as his nomination for the next head of the Federal Reserve. With widespread support from Senate Democrats, a distinguished career, and a reputation for building consensus, she is likely to be confirmed, becoming the first woman ever to lead America’s 100 year-old central bank. Yellen has been with the Fed […]

Obamacare is it Good or Bad?

Obamacare is it Good or Bad?

Washington D.C.—Senator Ted Cruz delivered a marathon all-night speech last night on the floor of the Senate. He spoke on the vile putrescence that he believes the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, will bring to this country. Parts of the law are set to go into effect this October, with the rest settling […]