ALG's Daily Grind - Election Day should be a national holiday


Oct. 29, 2014

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Election Day should be a national holiday
For 146.6 million Americans who have jobs, voting is more complicated than it need be.

Lee: 'Vote this year as if your life depends on it, because it does'
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) urgently makes the case for Americans to vote this year.

The market controls interest rates, not the Fed
Any reasonable analysis of the 30-year downward trend of interest rates must conclude that it is based less on the Fed's infrequent policy proclamations than the day to day supply and demand of bonds, particularly those denoted in dollars.