US economy slows in fourth quarter of 2014 with GDP rising by just 2.2%
Economists, however, remain optimistic that the deceleration was temporary.
by Associated Press
Senate Republicans Bungle Their Interrogation of Janet Yellen
GOP pushes empty audit devoid of ideology and principle.
by Brendan Brown

Despite Record Stocks & Surging Wage Inflation, Consumer Comfort Plunges Most In 10 Months
What do people have to be ‘uncomfortable’ about?!
by Zero Hedge
Another Record: $4.235 Per Pound for Ground Beef
Bureau of Labor Statistics admits huge rise in food prices.
by Ali Meyer

Initial Jobless Claims Surge Most Since 2013
Continuing claims dropped modestly but remain up around 3.5% over the last quarter – near the worst since 2009.
by Zero Hedge
The Cost of NSA Spying On the U.S. Economy Is “Incalculable”
Spying Is Destroying the U.S. Economy.
by Washington's Blog

What To Do While Waiting to End the Fed
How to limit the Fed’s damage.
by John P. Cochran
Banksters Probed for Precious Metals Fix
Fed props up dollar by manipulating gold.

The Obamas Valentine's Day Getaway Cost
Taxpayers spend millions on Obama holiday.
South Korea’s Keynesian Experiment Goes Global
South Korea engages in central planning of economy.
by Ryan McMaken

A Growing Number of Wealthy Federal Employees
“The rich don’t really think they’re rich.”
by Ralph Smith
Janet Yellen Spent More Time Meeting With Foreign Officials Than Members Of The White House
19 meetings with various bankers including Blankfein and Dimon.
by Zero Hedge

Employment Does Not Drive Economic Growth
It doesn’t help economy if jobs don’t create wealth.
by Frank Shostak
Is Washington Fabricating the Economic Data?
48 million Americans cannot provide for their most basic human needs.
by Market Daily News

Biggest Market Crash Ever Is Coming In 2016
Author of Rich Dad Poor Dad reveals economic downfall.
Why Economic Dependence on Others Is a Good Thing
Our understanding of dependence and independence in political and economic contexts is confused.
by Gary Galles