Posts Tagged ‘Rhode Island’

California unemployment third worst at 10.7 percent

Friday, August 17th, 2012

Aug. 17, 2012 By John Seiler In numbers released this morning by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, California's unemployment in July remained the same as in June, 10.7 percent. But that was an improvement from the 11.9 percent of July 2011. The U.S. unemployment rate of 8.3 percent for July 2012 al...

Laffer flat tax would make California boom

Friday, April 6th, 2012

April 6, 2012 By Brian Calle and Josephine Djuhana It should come as no surprise that the economic growth rates and prosperity for states with excessive regulations and taxes are much lower when compared to states with fewer regulations and modest taxes. Incentives, such as low taxes and humble re...