Should Energy Deregulation Be In Every State?

Over the past couple decades, a historic shift has slowly taken place within the $220 billion electric industry, much like the airline, trucking and telecommunications industries before it. Federal and state governments have chipped away at what has been referred to as the last government-sanctioned monopoly. Today, nearly half of all states have some version […]

Bernanke urges action to heal housing markets

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Friday issued a call to action to restore U.S. housing markets, saying depressed house prices and sales are a serious drag on the economic recovery. “The state of housing has been an impediment to a faster recovery,” he told a home builders’ conference. “We need to continue to develop […]

Barack Obama to consider all options on Iran

ShareThis Barack Obama to consider all options on Iran 14 Nov 2011 US president Barack Obama has said economic sanctions against Iran to contain Tehran’s nuclear ambitions have “enormous bite,” and he will consult with other nations on additional steps to ensure that Iran does not acquire an atomic weapon. The president, answering questions at […]