Retailers Hope for Rebound After Weak Holiday Sales

(AP) Will retailers rebound after weak holiday season?By DANIEL WAGNERAP Business WriterWASHINGTONAs signs emerge that holiday sales this year grew at the weakest pace since 2008, investors are dumping retail stocks. Analysts are crowing about the missing “consumer engine” without

Retailers Hope for Rebound After Weak Holiday Sales

Romney Campaigns With CEO on Obama Jobs Council

Today, Mitt Romney is campaigning with major business leaders including Charles Schwab, CEO of Cisco John Chambers, and co-founder of Home Depot Bernie Marcus. But the biggest name on Romney’s list – at least for political purposes – is Intel

Romney Campaigns With CEO on Obama Jobs Council

'Job Creators' Release Voter Issue Guides for Employees

Steve Wynn has it right. He recently told a television news anchor that he’s afraid of the president, that he can’t stand the idea of being put down by a president who has ‘never created any jobs’ and that he’ll

'Job Creators' Release Voter Issue Guides for Employees

The First Amendment DOES NOT Protect #OccupyWallStreet

The good news: the hippies and freaks in Zuccotti Park were finally swept away by law enforcement a few weeks ago. The bad news: they simply took their protests to other places–homeless shelters, other public parks, bridges, and now retailers.

Business Roundtable: Regulations Are Killing Business

On Friday I attended an informative business roundtable meeting of Chicago-area small businessmen who came together to discuss how government intervention and its avalanche of regulations are killing jobs and businesses not only in Illinois, but nation wide. Some of

Hypocrisy from California Tax Hike Backers?

Capitol Confidential has previously reported on legislation introduced by California Democratic Assemblywoman Nancy Skinner that seeks to impose a new, and unconstitutional, tax on out-of-state, online retailers including (ironically) a number of eBay users. Capitol Confidential has since learned that

Leftist Website Declares Jihad on Conservative's Book

Last week an outside link to Big Hollywood led me to a leftist blog I’d never heard of that goes by the name of Sadly, No! For lack of a better term, here’s a portion of their, uhm, mission statement:

Sarah Palin Rally Draws 20,000 In California

An enthusiastic crowd estimated between 15,000 and 20,000 jammed the Home Depot tennis stadium to rally for Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin in Carson Saturday.