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Bill Clinton's Prescription for the U.S. Economy

Former President Bill Clinton offered up some wide-ranging prescriptions for curing the nation's ailing economy in a speech at the National Retail Federation's annual convention Monday, from investing in new sectors for job growth to cutting taxes on business.

Irene's Aftermath: Economic Boost or Partisan Battlefield?

Now that Hurricane Irene has passed, it's time to get back to discussing the country's biggest unnatural disaster: the economy. But here, too, Irene is making her impact felt, as economists and pundits across the country debate whether the hurricane will help or hurt America's bottom line.

How Soon-to-Wed Juan and Jose Will Boost Economy

It's matrimony's version of a financial stimulus program. The moment Jose Matos proposed to Juan Estrada after New York approved same-sex marriage, the pair joined thousands of gay couples expected to boost the state's economy. Caterer? Check. Flowers? Check. Engraved invitations? Yup.

Romer Resigns: A Chance to Reset Economic Policy?

The departure of Christina Romer as chair of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers ought to prompt a rethink of U.S. economic policy -- but it won't, even though Friday's jobs numbers showed tepid progress on creating jobs for the millions put out of work by the recession.

Consumers shop 'till they drop

Retailers are reporting that consumers shopped more in May, and if you believe the experts, it's largely thanks to the economic stimulus checks that...

Where's my economic stimulus check?

I hate sitting by the phone, so to speak, but my mail carrier came and went today and there is no sign of my economic stimulus check.I was a loud and...

Economic Stimulus sales

Did you receive your economic stimulus check yet? These companies are offering you something extra if you will spend those bonuses with...

But it's for the children!!!

There is still talk of a second economic stimulus package from our federal government, this time it may be focused on helping homeowners in danger of...

God wants your tax rebate check

According to Pastor Steve Munsey on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) in the clip below, God apparently created "...seed in their hand with their...

An economic stimulus payment oops...

You're waiting patiently for your money from the now-famous federal economic stimulus package. You're happy, because you'll get your payment a little...