Tag Archives: U.S.

Top H-1B Employer to Hire 10,000 U.S. Workers

In what might be — at least in part — a bid to make nice with critics of its H-1B hiring, IT outsourcing company Cognizant Technology Solutions has announced plans to hire 10,000 workers in the U.S. over the next … Continue reading

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U.S. Combined Tax Rates HIGHEST in Developed World

U.S. Combined Tax Rates HIGHEST in Developed World Despite the fact that April 1st was April Fool’s Day, Japan ceded to the United States a distinction that is no laughing matter: the highest combined statutory corporate tax rate (state, local, … Continue reading

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INFOGRAPHIC: U.S. & California Average Price/Gal of Gas

Historical Price Charts Feed Dynamic historical gas and crude oil chart showing the AVG U.S. & California Price of a Gallon of Gas. San Diego Historical Gas Price Charts Provided by GasBuddy.com https://greginsd.wordpress.com/ San Diego Historical Gas Price Charts Provided by GasBuddy.com

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INFOGRAPHIC: Prices at the Pump are Sky HIGH! by H&R Block

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INFO GRAPHIC & VIDEO: Current and Projected National Debt as a Share of the Economy according to the U.S. Congressional Budget Office

How to Fix our Fiscal Crisis | LearnLiberty. What is the single most important thing that can be done to fix the U.S. budget deficit? Harvard economist Jeff Miron says the answer is clear: cut entitlements. Miron explains that as … Continue reading

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Move over NASA… XCOR to fly Atsa Suborbital Observatory

Planetary Science Institute Selects XCOR to Fly Atsa Suborbital Observatory Tuesday, July 12 2011, Mojave, CA, USA:  The Planetary Science Institute (PSI) and XCOR Aerospace have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that lays the groundwork for flying the human-operated Atsa … Continue reading

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» A Serious Economic Debate CNN’s Corner Store Magazine

    » A Serious Economic DebateCorner Store Magazine.     http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=bestoftv/2011/06/20/gps.economic.debate.cnn

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Cyber warfare in the US; a VERY REAL threat

Map: 2011 cyber attacks in the US – Interactive – Al Jazeera English. This year has been a busy one for hackers targeting organisations in the US. The map above gives detailed information on 15 of the most significant cyber … Continue reading

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Taliban Hit by Door After Hellfire Strike | Military.com

Taliban Hit by Door After Hellfire Strike | Military.com.

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Internationalism after America | Foreign Affairs

The Future of the Liberal World Order | Foreign Affairs. There is no longer any question: wealth and power are moving from the North and the West to the East and the South, and the old order dominated by the … Continue reading

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