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President Obama after CNBC jobs town hall meeting

Does President Obama Hate Entrepreneurs?

There’s a big controversy over remarks President Obama made about entrepreneurs on the campaign trail a few days ago, and it goes to the heart of the differences between him and his Republican opponent, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney.

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Former President George W. Bush

The Curse of the Bush Tax Cuts

Updated July 15, 2012

It’s the summer of 2012, President George W. Bush has been out of office for 3 ½ years, and  the biggest issue of the presidential campaign is whether to keep his signature tax cuts, which were … More…

Mark Zuckerberg speaks in 2008

The Big Tax Windfall from the Facebook IPO

Facebook insiders aren’t the only ones who will get big paydays from its historic initial public offering, which prices late Thursday and starts trading Friday.

Uncle Sam and Governor Jerry will have their greedy hands out, demanding their cut.

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President Obama signs the JOBS Act

When JOBS Is a Four-Letter Word

Back in the 1950s the way to pass any bill in Congress was to put “National Defense” in the title. That’s how President Eisenhower got the interstate highway system built.

Now, all you have to do is say the word … More…