PPD’s editorial board chooses takes a look at the worst candidate’s of 2014, one-by-one, and discusses the importance of candidate recruitment in elections.
Archives for December 2014
Weekly jobless claims, or the number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose last week to 298,000 from an upwardly revised 281,000 the week prior.
The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Business Barometer showed the pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed in December
Pending home sales in the U.S. rose only modestly in November, further suggesting a struggling housing market and underlying weakness in the economy.
A slew of new polls show that a majority of voters – including GOP voters – think the 2016 Republican president field should filled with fresh faces, not old ones.
The annual report by the nonprofit National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund shows the concerning result of the anti-police sentiment in 2014.
Nearly all of the tens of thousands of illegal immigrants that poured across the border from Central America earlier this year were no-shows at hearings.
Consumers confidence increased in the U.S. economy as the year 2014 draws to a close, according to a closely watched private report released Tuesday.
U.S. single-family home price appreciation slowed less than forecast in October, according to a closely watched housing market survey released on Tuesday.
At least 40 bodies have been found in the area where AirAsia Flight 8501 last made contact with air traffic controllers, as well as debris from the plane.