Bill Tatro

Posted March 25, 2015

The airwaves are heating up. There is anticipation in every quarter. The Conservative talk show hosts are agog with excitement. Senator Ted Cruz is running for President.

Posted March 21, 2015

Now all the pieces are in place. The only outstanding question mark was put to rest this past week as Benjamin Netanyahu was re-elected Prime Minister of Israel.

Posted March 18, 2015

With all of America focusing on American Sniper and a record breaking S&P 500, why oh why would anyone pay attention to such mundane things as a will or a trust.?

Posted March 13, 2015

Richard Nixon said I am not a crook. He professed to know nothing about the Watergate break in. He laid full responsibility on others. Of course, had he simply stated, like Harry Truman, that the buck stops here he would be remembered much differently today.

Posted March 11, 2015

It was 1941 and the World outside of the United States was ablaze. But within the boundaries of the Atlantic and the Pacific, America was swinging to the sounds of Jimmy Dorsey, Glen Miller and Arty Shaw.

Posted March 03, 2015

From waging undeclared wars to legalizing illegal immigrants Obama's disdain and disregard for historic custom and the Constitution is legendary.

Posted February 28, 2015

Putting aside Federal Court rulings, Executive Orders and legal status for 4 million undocumented (illegal) immigrants, we have just experienced a classic example of fear mongering.

Posted February 24, 2015

The latest brouha comes from Rudy Giulianis comment he made last week that President Obama didnt love America. Media attacks, political cold shoulders and even death threats have been the order of the day for the former New York City mayor.

Posted February 20, 2015

Mortgage origination at all time lows, food stamp recipients at all time highs and millions not counted in the participation pool seems to prove that the Fed has been successful in keeping the dreaded hyperinflation or even simple inflation from infiltrating our economy.

Posted February 18, 2015

Since, however, we (meaning the war loving Congress) are on the same side as Assad in the war against radical Islam (there, I said it Mr. President) ISIS, isnt his bombing raids a good thing?

Posted February 14, 2015

Foreign involvement in a civil war is nothing new.

Posted February 11, 2015

Most recently, the Chief Economist for CitiGroup stated that if Greece were to exit the European Union there would be a financial collapse and a deeper recession than the country is already experiencing-probably a depression.

Posted February 07, 2015

In 2013, the National Bureau of Economic Research (BEA), concerned that so-called recovery was not on track, decided to REVISE the figures to include new measures and data to better capture the U.S. economy.

Posted February 06, 2015

The first thing I learned from the film was that this was not a war on something. Most of us have become complacent to a war on drugs, war on literacy, war on obesity, war on poverty and turned off by the casual over usage of the word war.

Posted February 03, 2015

After eight years of George Bush America was ready for hope and change. Unemployment was escalating, home prices collapsing and the U.S. military occupied all corners of the world. Yes, it was time for a change. Six years later the American public is once again setting its sights on the Presidential election of 2016.

Posted January 28, 2015

As we enter 2015 with a worldwide bang, not a whimper, it would seem that a paradox of quotes will be the marching orders for the remainder of the year.

Posted January 27, 2015

The American public feels more financially secure yet more economically detached in a new survey conducted by Unfortunately the only thing the survey proved was out-of-sight out-of-mind and the belief that others misfortune is not my concern.

Posted January 22, 2015

Given that the House and now the Senate are under Republican control it would seem ludicrous that the President would announce programs that had no chance of passage. But announce he did.

Posted January 21, 2015

The reality of falling gas prices has finally hit home. It is no longer 1973 when the bulk of every dollar put into the tank went to a Sheik who could care less about the well-being of the American public.

Posted January 17, 2015

The Swiss National Bank pulled a fast one and allowed the markets to be the markets and go to where they normally would be without intervention. Congratulations SNB at being the first!