The Congressional Budget Office released it’s annual summer update of the budget and economic outlook on Wednesday and according to the CBO’s projection, the national unemployment rate “will remain above 8 percent until 2014.”: Continue reading “CBO Forecasts High Unemployment for Years”
Kate Smith was born and grew up in Columbia, Missouri. In early 1940, Kate Smith, a fiercely patriotic American, and the biggest star on radio, was deeply worried about her country.
She asked Irving Berlin if he could give her a song that would re-ignite the spirit of American patriotism and faith. He said he had a song that he had written in 1917, but never used it.
Now, in 2011 unemployment is high, the economy is shaky, inflation is nipping at our pocket books, the stock market is gyrating wildly and we are again deeply worried about our country. Hopefully we all can find our spirit lifting up to hear the original singer and the song.
PRINCETON, NJ — A new low of 26% of Americans approve of President Barack Obama’s handling of the economy, down 11 percentage points since Gallup last measured it in mid-May and well below his previous low of 35% in November 2010. Continue reading “Gallup: New Low of 26% Approve of Obama on the Economy”
Please note that the year for election of the Committee to the Republican Party of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has been corrected from 2012 to 2014.
The election will be held together with the Gubernatorial Primary.
Now, is the time to start giving a thought and prepare for making a run for the Committee of the Pennsylvania Republican Party. Do you know what the official requirements are? If you are thinking about it at all, take at a look below for what it takes. Continue reading “Do you want to run for GOP State Committee?”
At 8:15 am on Saturday August 13, 2011 Presidential Candidate John Davis of Grand Junction, Colorado arrived at the Intermodal Transportation Center on his campaign bus.
He and his campaign team are on a tour of the Northeastern states from Vermont to Ohio and Erie is their next to last stop and also their 1045 th county he has visited since the beginning of 2011.
John Vernon, a Candidate for the US Senate from Pennsylvania 2012, will be in Erie to address the Brown Bag meeting, which is a weekly meeting of Republicans who are the working backbone of the party. Anybody who is interested, in meeting, greeting and knowing more of the candidate and his positions, is invited to attend. He will be here on August 29, 2011 to address the group at Regency South Shore (please see below for details)