Daily Archives: February 5, 2013

Economy is Worse Than You Think

Most Americans know the economy is in bad shape even if a majority voted to reelect the man most responsible for making a bad economy worse. And, no, it was not George W. Bush who is responsible for the 2008 … Continue reading

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Average Household Spent $2,912 for Gasoline in 2012

The Energy Department’s statistical arm reported Monday that the average household spent $2,912 for gasoline in 2012, which makes up almost 4 percent of pre-tax income, tying 2008 for the highest percentage in roughly 30 years. Pump prices took center … Continue reading

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Sebelius Urges States to Expand Medicaid

President Obama’s health care law is “here to stay,” but cannot fulfill its promise if states do not expand Medicaid and the uninsured do not take advantage of the benefits designed to put coverage within reach of millions more Americans, … Continue reading

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