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RELYING TOO MUCH ON UNCLE SAM: A study shows that New Mexico owns the highest percentage of public sector and government contract jobs in the country. By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog SANTA FE, N.M. — A recent study raises some troubling questions about New Mexico‘s dependence on federal government spending. New Mexico’s economy...
Some proposals might come to pass. Others? Don't hold your breath. It has become a ritual during the State of the Union address each January: As President Obama talks about small business as “the foundation of our economy,” the cameras pan to Michelle Obama. Show More Summary
Gucci Mane's got a problem with the United States government that goes beyond taxes -- it's like a bullet to the heart... because Uncle Sam wants to take his Glock.According to a federal indictment, the government wants Mane to surrender his 2 guns…
Wall Street Journal editorial, Pacquiao Wins, Uncle Sam Loses: The Filipino Champ Says Tax Rates Matter: The scorecard is in from boxing's "Clash in Cotai" this weekend in Macau. In what may have been the final fight of his career, Filipino champ Manny Pacquiao won a unanimous decision over American...
[A giant Uncle Sam balloon is marched down 6th Avenue during the Thanksgiving Day Parade this morning. He is watching you eat. Eat as much as you can. Photo by John Minchillo via AP] Read more...
Automaker's shares may speed up after Uncle Sam finally exits.
For a landlord, there's absolutely no better tenant than this one. Every year, the 12,000 employees at the U.S. government's General Services Administration (GSA) are tasked with spending
We recently completed an in-depth historical analysis of the United States tax collections and tax spending since 1940. The results of this analysis were alarming, to say the least. Over the past 74 years there have been significant increases in government spending and collections (taxes) on an individual basis. This upward trend illustrates a major [...]Show More Summary
This Instagram shows the new faces of Uncle Sam's Lean, Mean Green Killing Machine. Read more...
By Gabrielle Karol, Fox Business If your small business frequently hires independent contractors to work on projects, you might want to take a second look at the job description.
Source: Yahoo Finance
Obamacare's biggest fans and staunchest enemies are desperately trying to get their message to young folks—and boy are they failing.
Is this record-breaking settlement really as enormous as it seems for JPMorgan?
It?s something we?ve all experienced?the credit card digits have been entered, but just moments later you realize that airfare really wasn?t what you needed. It?s been roughly a year since Uncle Sam implemented some new rules, so the ability to cancel your flights within 24 hours of booking is pretty much the law of the land. Show More Summary
November 10 will not go down as a stellar day for U.S. diplomacy. The premature faux hoopla over the scuttled first-stage nuclear agreement with Iran yielded little more than a legacy of miscues and a dozen eggs on Uncle Sam's face. Inadequate consultation with its allies, and overly eager to bring home the bacon, the U.S. Show More Summary
How to save some money when moving.
Money managers squaring off with Uncle Sam over the fate of housing finance.