Thursday, September 18, 2014


Bloomberg | Japan’s Household Assets Rise to Record as Abe Weighs Tax
Japan’s household assets rose to a record, providing support for consumers as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe weighs another increase in the nation’s sales tax.

Econ Comments & Analysis                                                                                            
Wall Street Journal | Your Tax Dollars Haplessly at Work
Congress returned to its investigation of the General Motors  faulty ignition switch Tuesday with a blistering Senate hearing on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's failure to act.
The Washington Times | Making the Internet more expensive for consumers
Congress has long been derided as a body crippled by score-settling, grandstanding and ideological skirmishing.