Peter Morici

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Obama’s Peculiar View of Economics and Law

President Obama has a peculiar approach to public policy. Listen to what the radical left wants, or political expediency requires, then make up the facts, twist economics and rewrite the law to suit. Nov 17, 2014 10:12 AM PT

Obama Continues to Sell Out American Workers for Political Gain

The mid-term elections made clear American voters want Washington to better address high unemployment and stagnant wages. Yet, on issues ranging from energy to immigration to trade, President Obama continues to put politics ahead of strengthening American families. Nov 13, 2014 9:54 AM PT

Lackluster Jobs Growth Continues

The economy added 214, 000 jobs in October. The pace has picked up over the last year, but it is still far short of the 400,000 per month needed to bring unemployment down to acceptable levels. Nov 7, 2014 7:00 AM PT

Growth, Jobs, and the GOP

Having won control of Congress, the GOP must now put forward a clear program to create jobs and govern reasonably, lest it give Democrats the upper hand for the 2016 presidential election. Nov 5, 2014 6:08 AM PT

GOP Congress Should Defend Economic Freedom to Restore Prosperity

With control of congress, Republicans could push to lower taxes and repeal the Affordable Care Act, but President Obama has the veto. Instead, a new GOP majority could launch an all-out assault on federal abuses of regulatory powers to defend economic freedom and restore prosperity. Nov 3, 2014 7:22 AM PT

Expand Vocational Training, Cut College Enrollments to Attack Inequality

The U.S. economy remains locked in mediocre growth and increasing inequality. To help break that cycle, federal and state governments should cut funding and student assistance at colleges and universities and redirect resources and students into vocational programs. Oct 27, 2014 6:31 AM PT

Jobs and Obama’s Political Woes

Despite another seemingly good jobs report, President Obama’s approval rating is lower than a snake’s belly, and Republicans could retake the Senate in November. Oct 6, 2014 6:51 AM PT

Five Reasons Americans Can’t Find Jobs

Friday, the Labor Department is expected to report the economy added about 215,000 jobs in September, about half of what is needed each month to bring unemployment down to pre-financial crisis levels. Oct 1, 2014 12:39 PM PT

Five Forces That Will Shape the 21st Century

President Obama recently proclaimed climate change, more than any issue, will define the contours of the 21st Century. Powerful men searching for legacy often evoke grand challenges and personal solutions, but climate change is only one of several forces that will make civilization different 100 years from now. Sep 29, 2014 6:44 AM PT


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