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Job Creators

Don't Equate Wealthy With Job Creators

Martin Sullivan | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics
Martin Sullivan

The burning policy question at the center of all this is what effect will an increase in the top individual tax rate have on small business job creation. Democrats say not much. Republicans say a great deal.

Municipalities and States Pander for Jobs, Taxpayers Lose -- Again

Jerry Chautin | Posted 03.19.2012 | Business
Jerry Chautin

States and municipalities continue to offer more and more money to seduce companies to choose their communities over the others. And of course, we, the taxpayers pick up the tab.

Republican Candidates Are Ignoring America's Chief Job Creators

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 03.11.2012 | Small Business
Lloyd Chapman

If anybody running for president really wants to create jobs and bolster the economy, they're going to need a plan that involves America's 28 million small businesses.

Job Creator

Jeff Danziger | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


My 2011 "McLaughlin Awards" [Part 2]

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This year we turn to the Democrats to find the winner of Destined For Political Stardom. If Elizabeth Warren manages to wrest Teddy Kennedy's old Senate seat away from the Republican usurper, she will indeed be on the road to Democratic stardom.

Job Creators Lead the Way

Job Creators Network | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics
Job Creators Network

It seems Washington needs to spend less time looking to score political points against the opposing party, and more time listening to the job creators who are struggling to stay afloat economically.

Michael McAuliff

War On Information: Budget Cuts Eliminate Data On Job Creators | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Congress focuses much of its attention on job creators and taxes, it's cutting funds to the agency that provides data on where job cr...

Job Creators: Our New "Epic Heroes" Whose Low Taxes May Actually Reduce Job Growth

Paul Abrams | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Today's epic Hero is "Job Creator" -- let us call him "JC". His world view is low taxes. He has been crucified by taxes, shackled by regulations, and, worst of all, has had his name taken in vain.

Occupy Chicago Regroups After Recent Success

Mark Cassello | Posted 12.13.2011 | Chicago
Mark Cassello

If the impending winter does not disband the movement, Occupy Chicago risks unraveling because of its own success.

Class Warfare, Job Creators and Other Myths

James Campion | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics
James Campion

That hacking cough you hear is coming from Washington. A symptom of fiduciary contagion is that you quickly run out of ideas trying to contain it -- that is if there were any fresh ones in the first place.

Sam Wilkes

WATCH: Politicians, Media Focus On One Side Of Jobs Crisis | Sam Wilkes | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

With high unemployment plaguing the country, virtually zero job growth on a national scale and pressure mounting for the Obama administration to effec...

"Job Creators": Luntz Strikes Again

Rep. Alan Grayson | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics
Rep. Alan Grayson

As soon as I heard the term "job creators," I said to myself, "that sounds like Frank Luntz talking." And sure enough, it's right in there in Frank Luntz's latest book, Win: The Key Principles to Take Your Business from Ordinary to Extraordinary.

If the Bush Tax Cuts Have Failed at Job Creation, Why Are So-Called "Job Creators" Still Fighting for Them?

Robbie Gennet | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics
Robbie Gennet

If tax cuts work against job creation and our nation is in need of job creation, then rescinding the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy is a good start, right? Not according to Republican talking points.

'Job Creators' or 'Hostage Takers?'

Peter M. Shane | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics
Peter M. Shane

Excessive regulation is hardly the problem that created the housing crisis and banking sector meltdown. Quite the reverse. So, to say that regulations per se are the enemy of growth is just wrong.

WATCH: What Will You Do To Help The Struggling Rich?

Posted 11.07.2011 | Comedy

"A nation's greatness is measured by how it treats its wealthiest members." --probably Gandhi There's a disturbing sentiment that has been steadi...

Why Can't We Be the Job Creators?

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

How about instead of giving the money to the rich and hoping that they create jobs, we just create the jobs! Imagine what we could build and how much good we could do if we just hire people directly.