Accuracy in Media

Minimum Wage Hike to Hit Several States Today

Say hello to the rise of the automated machines at fast-food restaurants: Minimum wage increases are set to go into effect in 15 localities on Friday. Minimum wage increases will go into effect in 15 cities in California, Kentucky, Maryland, Oregon, and Illinois, as well as the District of Columbia. Those increases threaten to curb hiring […]

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EU Crackdown on Toasters, Kettles after Brexit Vote in UK

Talk about a PR disaster in Brussels: The EU is poised to ban high-powered appliances such as kettles, toasters, hair-dryers within months of Britain’s referendum vote, despite senior officials admitting the plan has brought them “ridicule”. The European Commission plans to unveil long-delayed ‘ecodesign’ restrictions on small household appliances in the autumn. They are expected […]

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Thanks to Obama, We’re Still in the Summer of Recovery

Erick Erickson with the spot-on analysis on flagging jobs growth: The economy sucks. Only 38,000 jobs were added and supposedly unemployment went down because of the number of people dropping out of the workforce. This is not a good thing. Barack Obama has done everything possible to reshuffle and alter economic accounting to make himself […]

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July 2016

7/11/2016 - Jobs Outlook: Labor Force Participation Rate Increases by 0.1%

7/1/2016 - Minimum Wage Hike to Hit Several States Today

June 2016

6/26/2016 - Maine’s First Lady is Waiting Tables during the Summer Season

6/25/2016 - EU Crackdown on Toasters, Kettles after Brexit Vote in UK

6/22/2016 - Fight for $15 Takes Hold in D.C. after City Council Approves Measure

6/22/2016 - Farmers Lament that Farmers Markets are More Social than Money-Making

6/16/2016 - Fed Reserve Board Faces Issues as U.S. Economy is Weak

6/5/2016 - Thanks to Obama, We’re Still in the Summer of Recovery

May 2016

5/12/2016 - Fight for $15 Fallout? CBO Report finds Higher Unemployment among Unskilled Young Men

5/10/2016 - Why Does It Take 300 Hours to Be a Licensed Shampoo Worker in Tennessee?

5/8/2016 - Washington Post Makes Excuses for Obama’s Manufacturing Jobs Promise from 2008

5/6/2016 - Bill de Blasio Calls for a Boycott of Chick-Fil-A while 21 Businesses are Laying Off Workers or Moving

April 2016

4/14/2016 - $1.2 Billion in Cuts to the Food Stamp Program is Proposed

4/12/2016 - Obama: I Made the U.S. Economy Fairer and I Fixed the Economy

March 2016

3/25/2016 - ObamaCare Update: Health Insurance Premiums Outpace Wages

3/16/2016 - Hillary Clinton Ignores Questions on Coal Jobs

3/12/2016 - Food Stamps Update: 45 Million on the Rolls for 56 Straight Months

3/4/2016 - Obama’s War on Coal, via Halting Leases, Could Cost $650 Billion

February 2016

2/26/2016 - Volunteer Rate in America Hits Record Low

2/23/2016 - Household Debt Spikes to $12 Trillion, Short of Recession Record

2/15/2016 - Food Stamp Rolls have Over 45 Million People for 55 Straight Months

January 2016

1/27/2016 - Hillary Clinton’s Tax Plan would Shrink the U.S. Economy by 1%

1/27/2016 - Catholic New Hampshire University will Pay Student Loans if College Graduate Doesn’t Get a Job

1/20/2016 - 55% of Americans Out of Work for 2 Years have Given Up on Finding a Job

1/17/2016 - 48% of Millennials think the American Dream is Dead

1/15/2016 - War on Coal: Obama will Halt New Coal Leases

1/14/2016 - Food Stamp America: 45 Million on the Rolls for 54 Straight Months

1/13/2016 - 93% of U.S. Counties haven’t Recovered from the Recession

December 2015

12/23/2015 - U.S. Economic Recovery? Slow Growth Rate Reported

12/22/2015 - Food Stamp States of America: 45 Million People on Rolls for Past 53 Months

12/17/2015 - Even Hillary Clinton said ObamaCare Forces Americans into Part-Time Work

12/13/2015 - Obama Administration Looks to Overturn Fracking Ruling

November 2015

11/30/2015 - Less than 1% of Obama’s Regulations are Tested for Cost to American Businesses, Consumers

11/13/2015 - Hillary Clinton’s Energy Plan is More ‘Clean’ Energy

11/10/2015 - Food Stamp Program still has Over 45 Million Beneficiaries

September 2015

9/29/2015 - Digging for Black Gold? Hillary Clinton Fundraises with Oil Investors after Opposing Keystone XL

9/28/2015 - Democrats are Slamming Obama’s Economy

9/26/2015 - Fastest-Growing Cities in America are in … Texas

9/24/2015 - ‘Bar Rescue’ TV Star Asks GOP for a Pro-Small Business Platform

9/24/2015 - 36% of Black Children in the U.S. Live Below the Poverty Line

9/17/2015 - American Income Continues to Fall under Obama’s Watch

9/10/2015 - Obama’s Welfare State? Food Stamp Recipients Hit 45 Million for 50 Straight Months

9/7/2015 - 94 Million Americans Out of the Labor Force, Stats Show

9/3/2015 - INFOGRAPHIC: Unemployment Rates of 2-Term Presidents, from Reagan to Obama

August 2015

8/12/2015 - Food Stamp & Obama: 45 Million Recipients for 49 Straight Months

8/9/2015 - U.S. Economy: Foreign-Born Female Workers Doing Fine, American Women are Not

8/9/2015 - Obamanomics: Labor Force Participation Rate Remains at 38-Year Low

8/3/2015 - U.S. Wage Growth Slowed to Historic Low

July 2015

7/28/2015 - Free Beacon: Illegal Immigrants Outnumber Unemployed Americans

7/27/2015 - Democrats Want to Micro-Manage Your Work Hours

7/27/2015 - Hillary Backs $15 an hour Minimum Wage Hike as She Moves to the Left

7/8/2015 - 1 in 5 Americans Live on Gov’t Assistance Programs

June 2015

6/20/2015 - CBO Study says More Jobs would be Created if ObamaCare were Repealed

6/2/2015 - Obama’s Climate Change Fear-Mongering Doesn’t Make Sense

May 2015

5/23/2015 - Puff Piece by WaPo Highlights 44% Underemployment Rate by College Grads

5/12/2015 - Obama’s Regulations Cost $80 Billion Annually

5/11/2015 - Obama Believes ObamaCare Created Jobs, but Ignores Statistics

5/6/2015 - Thanks, Obama: Lower Oil and Gas Production under his presidency

5/5/2015 - Obama Launches Effort to Help Poor, Black Young Men

5/4/2015 - Business in Baltimore is Almost Impossible to Do

5/4/2015 - Reagan vs. Obama Economies: Guess Who Wins?

April 2015

4/23/2015 - Obama facing Democratic Backlash over Trade Deal

4/4/2015 - Obama’s Dept of Labor doesn’t get $60 Million in Back Wages to Low-Wage Workers

4/4/2015 - Thanks, Obama: Weak Economy Worries Analysts

March 2015

3/13/2015 - Social Security Helps the Elderly, but Leaves the Millennials Poorer

3/13/2015 - Government Workers could earn up to $27,000 More than Private Sector Workers

February 2015

2/18/2015 - Obama’s Carbon Emission Rules could cost Half a Million Manufacturing Jobs

2/6/2015 - End of an Era: RadioShack declares Bankruptcy

2/4/2015 - Gallup says 5.6% Unemployment Rate is a “Big Lie”

January 2015

1/22/2015 - Hillary Clinton: “You won’t get me to Talk About Keystone” Pipeline

1/20/2015 - Dying Dragon? China’s Economic Growth slowed down in 2014

1/18/2015 - Obama’s Plan: A Good Economy? Let’s Tax the Rich!

1/14/2015 - Thomas Sowell Interview: His Latest Edition of “Basic Economics”

1/12/2015 - GOP needs 4 Votes to Pass Veto-Proof Keystone XL Bill

1/11/2015 - Unemployment Rate Falls, but Wages Flat

1/3/2015 - Liberal Media Keeps Pushing Minimum Wage Myths

1/2/2015 - France drops its Super Tax on Millionaires

1/2/2015 - Fracking has Divided the OPEC Oil Cartel

December 2014

12/23/2014 - Texas Job Growth outpaces the rest of U.S. Combined

12/22/2014 - Obama: Canada, not America, benefits most from Keystone XL Pipeline

September 2014

9/29/2014 - Obama: U.S. Economy is better off due to My Leadership

9/27/2014 - U.S. Treasury moves to limit Tax Loopholes for U.S. Corporations

9/9/2014 - France’s Socialist President Blasted for Remarks on Poor People

August 2014

8/12/2014 - Media Loves Jobs Report, but People are Earning LESS than in 2008

May 2014

5/13/2014 - Reuters Claims “Rising U.S. Economy” could save Democrats in 2014 Midterm Elections

March 2014

3/28/2014 - China’s Economy possibly Slowing Down

February 2014

2/14/2014 - Europe’s Economy still Struggles, but some remain Optimistic

January 2014

1/27/2014 - McDonald’s saw Earnings Fall with a Drop in Customers

1/23/2014 - China’s Economy Slowing Down due to “Reforms”

1/17/2014 - Obama touts Manufacturing Jobs as Economy Stumbles

December 2013

12/21/2013 - Of Course: Obama Adviser says Obama has Unilateral Power

12/11/2013 - Italy and France continue to Struggle during Economic Doldrums

November 2013

11/18/2013 - China’s One-Child Policy is Relaxed: Is it Too Little, Too Late?

October 2013

10/19/2013 - China Economy looking “Dim”, says Reuters

10/18/2013 - Obama accuses GOP of causing “Unnecessary Damage” to the Economy

10/16/2013 - GOP Rep: It’d be “Crazy” to talk Immigration with Obama

10/8/2013 - Detroit’s Bankruptcy changes City Bond Game, says Economists

10/6/2013 - Power of the Obama Dollar: Falling Fast as Debt Limit Looms

10/4/2013 - Russia arrests Greenpeace activists, charges them with Piracy

September 2013

9/30/2013 - Chinese Capitalism? China opens its first Free Trade Zone in Shanghai

9/27/2013 - Greece doesn’t need Another Bailout, or So They Say

9/25/2013 - Poll: Americans doubt Economic Recovery under Obama

9/24/2013 - Euro Value dips as German Election is Undecided

9/24/2013 - US Chamber of Commerce using Lawyers to save Businesses from Bad Laws

9/22/2013 - Cyprus President threatens to Sack Bank Chief

9/19/2013 - U.S. Inflation worries the Fed

9/17/2013 - Obama favorite Larry Summers withdraws name for Fed Reserve

9/17/2013 - Obama: I Won’t Negotiate with Congress on Debt Ceiling

9/13/2013 - Another Obama Pivot? Shifting to U.S. after Syria Embarrassment

9/11/2013 - Positive European Sentiment at all-time 2 Year High

9/10/2013 - Mexico Face Plant: Taxing the Rich plan won’t help Economy

9/7/2013 - Obamanomics: Another Bad Jobs Report for Americans

9/2/2013 - German candidates Spar over Economy

9/2/2013 - Chinese Retailers Balk at “Recovery” News

9/1/2013 - Uh Oh: Slovenia Recession eases, but More Pain Ahead

August 2013

8/31/2013 - Euro Zone Morale Climbs as Unemployment Soars

8/24/2013 - India and Brazil struggle as Currency Flops against U.S. Dollar

8/23/2013 - No Way Out: Barnes and Noble could go under, Soon!

8/23/2013 - Another Obama Promise: I can make Colleges Affordable!

8/22/2013 - Obama Pivot: Back to the Economy, Stupid!

8/18/2013 - France may give Retirees More Retirement Control

8/18/2013 - European End Game? Banks closing across Europe

8/17/2013 - EU pulling out of a Recession? Not so Fast

8/16/2013 - Obama’s Justice Department: Blocking Airline Merger

8/16/2013 - Greece Barely Makes Deficit Targets with EU Help!

8/12/2013 - Obamanomics: Obama Slams Canada for Keystone XL delays

8/9/2013 - Congress “wins” ObamaCare waiver while Americans don’t

8/5/2013 - NEWSFLASH: Bankrupt Detroit has Subpar Worker Skills

8/4/2013 - Merkel’s German Coalition Poised for Big Gains

8/2/2013 - Chinese Solar Power FAIL: Collapse of Green Energy

July 2013

7/31/2013 - China on the Brink of Economic Coma

7/29/2013 - Aww?! Media is worried about Detroit while Obama ignores it

7/26/2013 - Detroit’s Unions Dealt Major Blow in Restructuring by Courts

7/25/2013 - Not Shovel Ready? Obama Speaks on Economy, Again!

7/23/2013 - #RoyalBaby saga over as Britain welcomes a new Prince

7/22/2013 - Bad Euro hurting German Investor Confidence

7/20/2013 - Judge clears Feds to sue Credit Ratings Agency S&P

7/19/2013 - China’s Economy Struggling, Sparks Fear

7/19/2013 - Portugal is the Next Greece, Europe fears

7/19/2013 - House GOP vote NAY on ObamaCare delays

7/19/2013 - Buh Bye Motor City: Detroit goes Bankrupt

7/16/2013 - Spain on Brink of Economic Collapse, says IMF

7/12/2013 - Washington Post Express Shamelessly Attacks Walmart for DC City Council’s Actions

7/11/2013 - Greece needs another Lifeline!

7/10/2013 - Germany’s Trade stumbles, Foreshadow of Bad Economy?

7/7/2013 - Layoffs Rise but Reuters says Economy is Improving

7/6/2013 - Germany’s Merkel tries to lower Youth Unemployment

7/2/2013 - Spanish Ex-Treasurer imprisoned for corruption

June 2013

6/27/2013 - Obama delays Keystone XL pipeline again as economy struggles

6/22/2013 - Brazil protests threaten to upset World Cup preparation

6/20/2013 - Fact Checking Reuters: Shale doesn’t create Jobs fast enough!

6/19/2013 - Spain’s Recession leads to widespread Crime

6/19/2013 - Argentina’s Socialism driving away Investors, $$’s

6/19/2013 - The American Dream? Temporary Workers on the Rise

6/16/2013 - Former Obama adviser Bill Daley exploring Illinois Gov. bid

6/14/2013 - Oh No! Obama picking Fed’s Bernanke’s successor?!

6/13/2013 - Greek economy rebounding at an anemic rate

6/8/2013 - North Korea suffers from foreign currency dump

6/8/2013 - Britain’s Labour Party smells blood, says it could push out Conservatives

6/7/2013 - Unemployment Rate ticks up to 7.6%, 16% of young Americans out of work

6/7/2013 - France raises taxes on the rich

6/6/2013 - Illinois in Pension Crisis as lawmakers adjourn

6/5/2013 - Open for Business: Texas passes more business tax cuts

May 2013

5/24/2013 - British PM to rule coalition until 2015, reports say

5/24/2013 - Ex-PM says Bulgarian Gov’t should be able to form Coalition

5/24/2013 - GOP eyes Sebelius Fundraising for Health Care

5/23/2013 - Japan’s Economy on the Rebound? All eyes turn to Tokyo

5/20/2013 - Google Tax Round 2? Britain questions Google over taxes

5/19/2013 - House set to cut Food Stamps

5/18/2013 - Amazon UK pays $3.7 million in taxes, Britain unhappy

5/18/2013 - Germany can’t stop Eurozone from another recession

5/17/2013 - Google to start music streaming service, challenge Pandora and Spotify

5/17/2013 - Sequester: Defense Dept. puts civilians on unpaid leave for 11 days

5/16/2013 - Obamanomics: Reuters tries to paint a positive U.S. economy

5/10/2013 - Disgusted? Freddie Mac makes 2nd largest profit in history

January 2013

1/15/2013 - Magazine Advertising Down for Seventh Straight Year

October 2012

10/3/2012 - Biden is Right—Middle Class Has Been “Buried the Last Four Years” [Video]

July 2012

7/23/2012 - Former DNC Chair Howard Dean Says Economy “Getting Stronger” Despite Evidence To the Contrary

May 2012

5/15/2012 - Media Spins Monthly Jobs Report

August 2011

8/16/2011 - NYT: President to “fight” on economy

July 2011

7/18/2011 - CBS’s Schieffer Maintains that Bad Economy is Mostly Bush’s Fault

7/13/2011 - NBC’s Gregory Nails Treasury Secretary Geithner on Obama Economy

June 2011

6/24/2011 - Times Buries Lead in Federal Reserve Story

6/14/2011 - White House Response to AIM “Green Jobs” Coverage Misunderstands “Market Forces”

6/13/2011 - Still Looking for “Green Jobs”

6/9/2011 - All Hail King Timothy