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Osborne Hazel

Economics and legal blogger

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JOBS Act Makes it Easier for Small Businesses to Raise Money

Monday, April 09, 2012

Last Thursday, President Obama signed the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act, or JOBS Act, which included many policies intended to help small and emerging businesses grow into larger, more successful companies.

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Opinion: Supreme Court Will Uphold Health Care Law 8-1

Friday, March 30, 2012

Five votes are certain, four are toss-ups. Here's how it could play out.

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Understanding Austerity

Friday, March 30, 2012

Many governments spend more money then they take in. This is known as deficit spending. This is not necessarily a bad thing, but it is possible for their debt to get so large that they will no longer be able to operate. At least, the cost of borrowing money will be so greatly increased, that it becomes an obstacle. When this happens, countries must take action to get their balance sheets in order.

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Explainer: What to Expect at the SCOTUS Hearings, Day 3

Monday, March 26, 2012

This is the big day. The Court turns its attention to the substantive issues. The parties will be arguing whether the Constitution empowers the federal government to require every person to purchase health insurance.

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Evaluating Obama's Proposed Corporate Tax Cut

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

The Obama administration proposed an overhaul of the corporate tax code. He wants to cut the top corporate rate down to 28% in exchange for closing loopholes.

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