Obama Economy

Obama: U.S. Economy Can't Afford Tax Hike

CP | Ken Thomas, The Associated Press | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama says the U.S. economy cannot afford a tax increase on all Americans and is calling on congressional Republicans to...

Democrats End Up With the Real "Trump" Card

Andrew Pyle | Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Business
Andrew Pyle

: For all the negative campaigning, aimed at shifting an ever-shrinking undecided voter contingent, including Donald Trump's last minute media grab on his $5 million offering for Obama disclosure documents (now there's a man with a real journey into insignificance); America's philosophical divide became even more apparent. Republicans turned out the angry white gentlemen and rural vote, while Democrats solidified their captive hold over urban, Black, Hispanic and female voters.

Playing the Presidential Cycle

Andrew Pyle | Posted 04.22.2012 | Canada Business
Andrew Pyle

The only thing that will derail Obama's second term is a sudden pullback in the economy. The irony is that the improved conditions that we are witnessing today, the ones that will likely engineer an Obama victory, are the same ones that will potentially work against the economy during his second term.