The big political news over the weekend was the endorsement of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie by the New Hampshire (ne Manchester) Union Leader for the Republican nomination in the primary to be held in early February 2016.
Republican billionaire Paul Singer has thrown his weight and his wallet behind Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.
Simply put, she has the business experience.
Quinn's had six years but things haven't gotten better for Illinois.
Art Laffer has a guaranteed spot in the liberty hall of fame because he popularized the common-sense notion that you can’t make any assumptions about tax rates and tax revenue without also figuring out what happens to taxable income. Lot’s of people on the left try to denigrate the “Laffer Curve,” but it’s worth noting that even left-wing economists now admit that you don’t maximize revenue with a 100 percent tax rate.