Mike's Blog Round Up
October 17, 2021

Jabberwocking: There’s no sign that America’s economy is overheating.

Zandar Versus the Stupid: Democratic Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear unveiled the state’s reopened Kynect health care exchange. Residents should enjoy it before Republicans shut down it again.

The Pulse: The EPA informs three North Carolina sites they will have to report their emissions of a cancer-causing chemical.

Outside the Beltway: Classical gas, or what the past decade shows about the price at at the pump.

Speaking of which, your quote of the day:
"The president of the United States must jawbone OPEC members to lower the price." (Governor George W. Bush, January 26, 2000)

Guest blogging Mike's Blog Round Up this week is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.

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