Tag Archives: Ari Zoldan

Is the economy starting to become Obama’s friend?

We’re seeing some good economic news lately. Does it mean we’ve turned the corner with the economy?  I for one think we need to take the latest indicators with a grain of salt.  The latest economic figures (+325K jobs) are riddled with caveats,  including seasonal employment, end of year accounting adjustments.  Americans are still not spending, maxing credit cards to pay for gas and rent, and Europe remains one hot mess.

Are we better off than we were four years ago?

While we can’t exactly have Doc  Brown fire up the Delorean to change the past,  the last four years have provided valuable lesson for Americans.  Now more than ever we need leadership that is focused on creating jobs first and foremost.  Fox’s David Asman and the power panel discussed this and more on Tuesday’s Power & Money.