Couple in a healthcare bill, which if does not get scratch by the Supreme Court, will decrease the bottom line by 35%, and we have a recipe for disaster.
Employers are not hiring, due to the uncertainty associated with the Obama Administration.
Not to get a soapbox, but the President is a mess when it comes to fiscal sanity or economic progress. In my humble opine!
We were told on the evening NEWS what "THEY" did, how "THEY" controlled the political and ecconomic well being of the Country.
I'm sure, a lot of us wanted to grow up and become one of "THEM", the ones who controlled everything.
We can see that we are in a Serious Downturn of the Ecconomy, (Z Team doesn't want us to use the "R" word,) but yet we see Construction, Expansion, Mergers, Purchases all around us! Where's the money coming from, and who are all these people with the Rose-Colored-Glasses?
Yesterday I was watching the Barrett-Jackson Auction of the TV, and they were selling cars left-and-right! They were selling Mustangs and Camaros for $100,000 that were selling for $40-50,000 a year ago! They were selling Hot Rods that didn't used to get the Restoration Costs, now selling for $75,000 to $125,000!
Does someone know something that we plebians don't?
Or are there that many people out there with losts of dollars and no sense?
I'm sure that Optimists sleep a lot better at night, than Pessimists do: I think I join the former!
But it's not going to be enough just to avoid going backward. Of course, grateful for what we've got, sure. Still, people are not going to be better off until the economy actually grows, and with the rich people and corporations "on strike," I suppose we're just going to have to give them more and more, aren't we?