Tag: Economics

Crowley

Democrats’ Identity Politics Defeats Establishment Joe Crowley

Democratic leader Rep. Joe Crowley scored 100 percent on a progressive scorecard, but he lost his seat in a racially-charged primary to a Latino candidate who touted her far-left economic pitch as often as she described herself as a Latino.

A group of protesters chant slogans at the old grand bazaar in Tehran, Iran, Monday, June 25, 2018. Protesters in the Iranian capital swarmed its historic Grand Bazaar on Monday, news agencies reported, and forced shopkeepers to close their stalls in apparent anger over the Islamic Republic's troubled economy, months …

Iran: Unknown ‘Large Number’ of Arrests as Protests Hit Second Day

Protests against Iran’s regime continued for a second day on Tuesday in Tehran’s Grand Bazaar as Iranians railed against the government for its foreign and economic policies, while the Islamic Republic’s government said the uprisings were merely a fabrication as part of “foreign media propaganda.”

Iranians shop at Tehran's ancient Grand Bazaar on January 4, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ATTA KENARE (Photo credit should read ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Protesters Swarm Iran’s Grand Bazaar in Tehran

TEHRAN, Iran — Protesters in the Iranian capital reportedly swarmed its historic Grand Bazaar on Monday and forced shopkeepers to close their stalls, apparently angry over the Islamic Republic’s troubled economy, months after similar demonstrations rocked the country.

US-Manufacturing

Jesse Petrilla: For Some Small Businesses, Tariffs Are Taxes

With all the talk of trade war and tariffs in the media lately, we often hear from economists and CEOs of major corporations, but we don’t often hear from the small business owners who feel the pain the most when costs are increased even by just a small amount.

Perry Parker, of Seminary, launches his campaign for Congress in Mississippi's Third Congressional District, at state Republican Party headquarters in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. Parker, a businessman, is hoping to replace U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, R-Miss., who decided not to run for reelection. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Mississippi Candidate Perry Parker: GOP Confused by a Businessman Who Wants to Grow the Economy Instead of Building a Power Base in D.C.

Perry Parker, an international businessman and a Mississippi farmer who is running for Congress in Mississippi’s third district, told Breitbart News Saturday that the Republican establishment does not “know what to make of a businessman who just wants to grow the economy, and not looking to build a power base in Washington, DC.”