ECONOMICS

Where are the jobs? In Health Care

By Andre Michael Eggelletion  Millions of Americans have lost their jobs since the economy began its severe contraction in 2008. Millions more people are under-employed and finding it increasingly difficult to put food on the table. But one industry holds tremendous opportunity in an otherwise dismal job market: health care, or as Republicans like to…

The Downgrade of America’s AAA Credit Rating and its Meanings

  Standard and Poor’s unheeded warnings in Washington has led to an historic downgrade in America’s credit rating. Was this a result of congressional incompetence or intent?   By Andre Michael Eggelletion   The historic August 5, 2011 downgrade of America’s AAA credit rating by Standard and Poor’s has confirmed the trouble that many have…

President Obama didn’t Cause our Economic Collapse or Make it worse

  By Andre Michael Eggelletion Don’t Blame the President The Republicans want President Obama and the democrats to stop saying the deficit and the collapse of the American economy was inherited. The fact is that these conditions were inherited after being built up in the system for decades. When the United States and the global…