Aug 2013

35% approval on the economy.

The Magical Economy Tour continues on Leno tonight

Ed Morrissey Aug 06, 2013 7:01 PM

Tune in for more entertainment.

Jul 2013

What has Obamanomics brought us?

Bruce McQuain Jul 28, 2013 6:31 PM

Obamanomics = FAIL!

Chuck Todd: Nothing new in Obama’s déjà pivot

Ed Morrissey Jul 25, 2013 3:21 PM

“I think he needed to re-energize himself.”

Chuck Todd: Get ready for “déjà pivot”

Ed Morrissey Jul 24, 2013 12:01 PM

“He doesn’t have anything new to say — he’s just going to say it differently.”

Ramirez: Obamanomics encapsulated.

Great news: Obama to pivot to the economy

Ed Morrissey Jul 22, 2013 12:01 PM


ADP: 188K jobs added in June

Ed Morrissey Jul 03, 2013 9:41 AM

Beginning Year 5 of the Great Stagnation.

May 2013

Q1 GDP revised slightly downward to 2.4%

Ed Morrissey May 30, 2013 9:21 AM

Weekly initial jobless claims rise to 354K.

ADP: Only 119K private-sector jobs added in April

Ed Morrissey May 01, 2013 9:21 AM

Big miss.

Apr 2013

Twice as bad as expected.

Retail sales fall 0.4% in March, most in 9 months

Ed Morrissey Apr 12, 2013 10:01 AM



Video: “It’s a permanent unemployed level”

Ed Morrissey Apr 05, 2013 12:01 PM

Plus, Ramirez on hope and change and the food-stamp economy.

Labor force drops 496,000.

Weekly jobless claims jump to 385K.

Mar 2013

Final Q4 GDP growth pegged at 0.4%

Ed Morrissey Mar 28, 2013 9:21 AM

Weekly jobless claims rise more than expected, too.

Confirmed: Obama approval dropping

Ed Morrissey Mar 13, 2013 8:41 AM

Especially on economy.

ADP: 198,000 private-sector jobs added in February

Ed Morrissey Mar 06, 2013 8:41 AM


Consumer spending rose, however.

Feb 2013

Great news: Q4 GDP rises to +0.1%

Ed Morrissey Feb 28, 2013 9:31 AM


Durable-goods orders drop 5.2% in January

Ed Morrissey Feb 27, 2013 6:01 PM

Core business investment up?


Chart of the Day: Austerity? What austerity?

Ed Morrissey Feb 01, 2013 2:31 PM

Plus, we spent $7 trillion on stimulus and didn’t even get a lousy T-shirt.

Jan 2013

Suddenly, it’s still the economy

Ed Morrissey Jan 31, 2013 10:31 AM

The problem is the acceptance of stagnation as the standard of economic excellence.

ADP: 192K private-sector jobs added in January

Ed Morrissey Jan 30, 2013 11:01 AM


Breaking: Q4 GDP drops to -0.1%

Ed Morrissey Jan 30, 2013 8:31 AM



Dec 2012

Static vs dynamic analysis.

Nov 2012

Weekly jobless claims drop to 391K.

New Obama stimulus: hiring subsidies

Ed Morrissey Nov 28, 2012 1:51 PM


Retail sales fall 0.3% in October

Ed Morrissey Nov 14, 2012 11:31 AM

Bad start.

But, “Mitt Romney’s fantasy that Senate Democrats will work with him to pass his ‘severely conservative’ agenda is laughable.”

Charts of the Day.


Charts of the day.

Oct 2012

Too optimistic?

…Just keep swimming?

Q3 GDP: 2.0%

Ed Morrissey Oct 26, 2012 9:21 AM

Federal spending increased 9.6%.

Video: Colin Powell endorses Obama

Ed Morrissey Oct 25, 2012 8:41 AM

“Did not get us into any new wars”?

No ‘failures to communicate’ for this guy.