Daily Archives: July 8, 2011

All of Japan’s Nuclear Reactors Could be Offline by Next Spring

An attempt by Japan’s government to reassure a skeptical public by ordering stress tests on all nuclear reactors backfired on Thursday, casting doubt over the first restart of reactors since a massive quake and tsunami in March triggered a radiation crisis. The announcement … Continue reading

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CHART: Over 500,000 Government Jobs Lost Since Obama’s Inauguration

Should we blame today’s bad jobs numbers on Barack Obama’s big government policies? Probably not. What we continue to see are decent—though not great—private sector job numbers offset by tumbling public sector employment. For a while temporary census-related jobs masked … Continue reading

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