A former top Obama economist throws cold water on the Biden administration’s favorite inflation argument: ‘Corporate greed is a bad theory’

Jason Furman is among the economists who aren’t buying the Biden administration’s inflation argument. Biden has asserted that big companies have been making inflation worse by excessively raising prices. Republicans are hitting Biden for rising inflation, posing a fresh political problem for Biden. Loading Something is loading. President Joe Biden has grappled for months with…

Banks Provide Mixed Start to Q4 Earnings Season

JPMorgan JPM and Citigroup C shares lost ground as they kick-started the Q4 earnings season for the banks. JPMorgan beat EPS estimates, but missed on revenues that were up +1.7% from the same period last year. Citi also missed top-line expectations, with 2021 Q4 revenues down -0.9% from the year-earlier period. – Zacks The tone…

Trump says he will ‘never’ endorse Republican Doug Ducey if the Arizona governor jumps into the state’s 2022 Senate race

Trump blasted “rumors” that Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey might enter the state’s 2022 Senate race. The former president has needled the governor for certifying President Biden’s 2020 Arizona victory. If Ducey enters the race, it would immediately shake a GOP primary that lacks a clear frontrunner. Loading Something is loading. Former President Donald Trump on…

Martin Luther King Jr.’s family calls on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema to ‘ensure that the Jim Crow filibuster does not stand in the way’ of voting rights

Relatives of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. marched Saturday in Arizona.  They marched in support of expanding voting rights, a priority of Democrats.  Martin Luther King III called on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema “to urgently pass federal voting rights legislation.” Loading Something is loading. Family members of the civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr.’s organized…

Why You Need a Remote Work Schedule

Working from home is still a novel notion for most individuals, and finding a remote work schedule that works may be demanding. Calendar – Calendar After all, productivity isn’t innate, but being productive can be learned. Plus, it’s more of a set of behaviors you need to develop and maintain every day. As a remote…