Meanwhile, middle-class household incomes rise: Unfit to print? You decide

Meanwhile, middle-class household incomes rise: Unfit to print? You decide

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore First, a full admission about this article: I originally sent a version of it to The Washington Post for publication, but for reasons that will become obvious as you read on, they rejected it. Here’s the backstory. Several weeks ago, I reported on the very large increase in median […]

How are families impacted by the stagnation in men’s wages?

How are families impacted by the stagnation in men’s wages?

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore Almost all of the economic discussion of late has been on the “wage gap” between men and women. A case in point: California Sen. Kamala Harris wants to create a federal bureaucracy that will ensure the government has more influence over workers’ pay than workers and employers themselves. This […]

Meanwhile, boom!

Meanwhile, boom!

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore If you want one number that encapsulates the enormity of the economic turnaround under President Donald Trump, it is this: In America, as of the end of February, there were 7.1 million unfilled jobs, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This number is larger than the entire […]

Money hogs: Cut high costs of college by tapping those astronomical endowments

Money hogs: Cut high costs of college by tapping those astronomical endowments

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore The seething anger Americans feel over the college admission scandal with wealthy and well-connected families using money, influence and cheating to bump their kids up in line so they get accepted into elite schools is well justified. Yet this scheme is small potatoes compared to the real scandal on […]

Before there was AOC, there was BO: How the first ‘Green New Deal’ flopped

Before there was AOC, there was BO: How the first ‘Green New Deal’ flopped

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal has been widely ridiculed for its massive disruption to the economy and a price tag of tens of trillions of dollars. Now some Democrats are countering that this isn’t the first Green New Deal in America. They point to President Barack Obama’s fiscal stimulus […]

Creeping socialism: Why Trump must veto the Federal Land grab bill

Creeping socialism: Why Trump must veto the Federal Land grab bill

Special to WorldTribune.com By Stephen Moore President Trump gave one of his most memorable and impactful speeches two weeks ago, when he systematically dismantled the case for socialism. In that speech, he recalled the economic harm and destruction in nations that have adopted socialism, communism or Stalinism. “America will never be a socialist country,” Trump […]

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