Jul 2012

Hiring impulse dropped sharply.

Video: DNC chair pretty happy with jobs picture

Ed Morrissey Jul 09, 2012 12:41 PM

“There’s that old definition of doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting a different result.”

Plus, Ramirez on the jobs report.

And … where?

Recovery Bummer, redux.

Don’t get cocky, kid. No, really.

Indicator for November?

Jun 2012

Plus, why Romney has to be careful on the economy.

Wreckovery Summer III: Food Stamp Explosion.

Ag Secretary: Hey, the economy’s turned the corner!

Ed Morrissey Jun 20, 2012 12:01 PM


Open thread: Obama’s Chip Diller speech in Ohio

Ed Morrissey Jun 14, 2012 12:41 PM

How about moving on these job proposals?

Stay the course?

Retail sales fall in May

Ed Morrissey Jun 13, 2012 9:21 AM

Plus, Reuters poll shows Obama sinking on economy.

NYT: State tax revenues to hit 5-year highs

Ed Morrissey Jun 12, 2012 2:56 PM

Looks like they’re, er, doing fine.

“Privately, senior Obama advisers say they are no longer expecting much economic improvement before the election.”

“It’s certainly doing better than the public sector …”

Out of touch.

… regulatory adventurism, among other ambiguities.

Shrum: If Obama runs on his record, he’s toast

Ed Morrissey Jun 04, 2012 1:41 PM


Factory orders drop in April across the board

Ed Morrissey Jun 04, 2012 11:01 AM


May 2012

Q1 GDP revised downward to 1.9%

Ed Morrissey May 31, 2012 10:01 AM

Corporate profits have worst quarter in three years.



But perhaps a bottom in the housing market.

“Basketball” ad takes aim at home economics

Ed Morrissey May 22, 2012 11:21 AM

The despair of oppressive dependency.

Video: Romney hits Obama over economic winter

Ed Morrissey May 15, 2012 8:41 AM

The 23 million.

Jobless benefits end for 230,000 this weekend

Ed Morrissey May 11, 2012 10:41 AM

Wages of bad data.

Trade deficit jumped 14.1% in March

Ed Morrissey May 10, 2012 10:41 AM


Weekly jobless claims at 367K

Ed Morrissey May 10, 2012 8:41 AM

Will the media please wake up?

… ObamaCare and Dodd-Frank?

Romney to Obama: Where are the jobs, Mr. President?

Ed Morrissey May 05, 2012 11:46 AM

“The results are a continuing tragedy for millions upon millions of people.”

Total employment level actually fell by 169K.

Retail sales slow, service index drops

Ed Morrissey May 03, 2012 4:01 PM

Stagnant Spring.

Weekly jobless claims drop to 365K

Ed Morrissey May 03, 2012 8:41 AM


Romney’s ad Exhibit A?

ADP: Hiring slowed significantly in April

Ed Morrissey May 02, 2012 10:40 AM

Factory orders tank as well.

Krugman: We’re in a depression, you know

Ed Morrissey May 01, 2012 4:16 PM

Misguided budget-cutting?

Apr 2012

Was Q1 a Cash for Clunkers period?

Ed Morrissey Apr 30, 2012 10:41 AM

Warm winter, cool spring?

NPR: Maybe a slow economy is just what we need!

Ed Morrissey Apr 27, 2012 1:21 PM

Your tax dollars at work.

“We’re heading in the right direction.”