Right Turn: economy


Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 04/04/2014

Blah job numbers in March

Too many Americans, including Democratic senators, aren’t working.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:03 AM ET, 04/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 02/28/2014

The Obama economy is getting worse

The Obama economy is still tepid.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:28 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs, Obamacare

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/10/2014

Arguments better not made

How bad are these arguments?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Immigration reform, Obamacare

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 02/06/2014

Other CBO nuggets

The CBO’s report has bad news aside from Obamacare’s anti-work impact.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, CBO, economy

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/10/2014

December jobs lull

Rotten December jobs numbers could spur a pro-growth deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs, lenders legislation

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/06/2013

Seven takeaways from the job numbers

November’s job numbers are good news.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013

10 problems with Obama’s income inequality speech

The president’s flawed income inequality speech.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Income inequality, minimum wage, Obamacare

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/08/2013

October jobs report

The jobs numbers from October are a mixed bag.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economic growth, economy, Jobs

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Job growth fizzles

Low employment numbers suggest the GOP should turn to job-creating legislation.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:37 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Energy, Jobs

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Lousy jobs numbers

The August figures are the norm for the Obama economy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:19 AM ET, 09/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 08/29/2013

How to raise GDP and help poor Americans

How do we jump start GDP growth and sustain economic growth?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:09 PM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, GDP

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Fed politicking

The Fed battles reveal an underlying tension in the Democratic Party.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:02 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Federal reserve

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 07/31/2013

GDP boost? Eh

The latest numbers are awful and we shouldn't be misled by low expectations.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:56 AM ET, 07/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, GDP

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Killing the medical device industry

President Obama talks a lot, but his policies are killing a critical industry that creates high-skilled jobs.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:31 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obamacare, taxes

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 07/25/2013

Obama's recycled rhetoric

President Obama delivered a dreary speech we've heard many times before.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:01 AM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obama second term

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 07/23/2013

The shrinking president

President Obama takes to the road with little to offer.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:13 AM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obama second term

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013

A stalled economy, a president out of steam

President Obama has one response to economic stagnation and political failure -- campaign.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obamacare

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 07/05/2013

Jobs numbers, Obamacare worries

Obamacare is turning the workforce into an army of part time employees.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:24 AM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, employment, Obamacare

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Consumers wary, economy lags

Consumer spending has taken a hit and with it, economic growth and job creation will be weak.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Consumers, economy, Energy prices, Obamacare

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 06/21/2013

Punch bowl panic

A Suggestion of a future, inevitable change in Fed policy was enough to roil the markets.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:48 AM ET, 06/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ben Bernanke, economy, Federal reserve

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 06/04/2013

The economy has yet to take off

We're in an economic and entrepreneurial slump that requires rethinking our entire array of policy choices.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  business, economy, Immigration reform, taxes

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Jobs numbers: Better than a poke in the eye

The April jobs number comes as a relief to Democrats and raises questions about Obamacare.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:16 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Unemployment

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 04/26/2013

Economy stuck in neutral

The economy is stalled -- still.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:22 AM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, GDP

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 04/07/2013

Time to align the budget with reality

Politicians must realign priorities.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:02 PM ET, 04/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, economy, Sequester

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 04/05/2013

The administration's jobs debacle

Job creation is slowing to a halt as 500,000 people drop out of the workforce.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:14 AM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Jobs, payroll tax

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 03/08/2013

The jobs picture

The Feb. jobs report is good news, and makes conservative policy-makers' jobs easier.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:12 PM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, economy, Jobs

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 01/30/2013

One more like that and it's a 'recession'

The economy contracted in the fourth quarter, no surprise to those watching the president's policies and pronouncements.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:23 AM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy, Obama second term, Recession

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 03/06/2011

Can’t we do better than the Obama economy?

The many failures of the Obama economy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:20 PM ET, 03/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  economy