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Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 2008

Hiring picked up in February, helping to bring the unemployment rate down to its lowest level since before Obama took office, and stocks hit yet another record high.

Recession's Brief Dip In Income Inequality Is Already Over

With the rise of the Occupy movement and confirmation from the nonpartisan CBO that the U.S. income gap is at its highest level since 1929, defensive conservatives by necessity spawned a thriving if laughable cottage industry in income

The Epic Failure Of Republican Trickle Down Economics

When President Obama on Tuesday declared that decades of Republican trickle-down economics "never worked," conservatives were predictably apoplectic. But for all of their protests of "class warfare", "socialism" and worse, Obama was being