Boom: Chamber of Commerce credits Trump, not Congress, for economy

Boom: Chamber of Commerce credits Trump, not Congress, for economy

by WorldTribune Staff, September 21, 2018 President Donald Trump’s policies of slashing regulations and cutting taxes have the economy booming at twice Obama-era levels, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce says. “I really appreciate the major effort by government, and when I say government it was the White House, but yes the Congress and the Senate, […]

‘Gamechanger’: U.S. crude oil production hit a five-decade high in 2017

‘Gamechanger’: U.S. crude oil production hit a five-decade high in 2017

by WorldTribune Staff, February 20, 2018 In November 2017, U.S. crude oil production hit 10.038 million barrels per day, a level that had not been reached since 1970. “American crude oil is a gamechanger in international trade, global politics and domestic energy security,” Todd Staples, president of the Texas Oil & Gas Association, said in […]

Poll finds surge in optimism on the economy despite post-election media storm

Poll finds surge in optimism on the economy despite post-election media storm

by WorldTribune Staff, February 20, 2017 A majority of Americans say the economy is gaining strength and believe the trend will continue under President Donald Trump, according to a new poll. The survey found that 61 percent view the economy as strong, while 39 percent say it is weak, according to a Harvard-Harris poll provided […]

Soros group counters widespread evidence that North Carolina’s economy is booming

Soros group counters widespread evidence that North Carolina’s economy is booming

by WorldTribune Staff, October 27, 2016 Tax cuts have delivered more jobs and higher pay for North Carolina residents, with the Tar Heel state’s economy growing faster than the national average in each of the last three years. Such data is of no concern to the George Soros-funded Budget & Tax Center, a project of […]