Tag: percent

France Quietly Lets 75% Tax Rate Expire

François Hollande

Another socialist experiment has gone kaput. In France they are quietly letting the 75% “super-tax” expire. When President Francois Hollande unveiled a “super-tax” on the rich in 2012, some feared an exodus of business, sporting and artistic talent. One adviser…

Gallup: Unemployment Hits 10.1%


Here’s some change we can believe in – 10.1% unemployment. Unemployment, as measured by Gallup without seasonal adjustment, increased to 10.1% in September — up sharply from 9.3% in August and 8.9% in July. Much of this increase came during…