The Top Ten Financial Links Of The Day
LB Post – Facing another massive budget deficit in the 2011-12 school year, the Long Beach Unified School District board of education Tuesday will discuss sending layoff notices to more than 600 employees – most of them teachers.
WKBW – National Grid cutting 1200 jobs
Yahoo Finance – 11% of US houses empty
Housing Wire – RealtyTrac Senior Vice President Rick Sharga said major banks currently hold roughly 1 million REO, or homes repossessed through foreclosure, but only 30% have actually made it onto the market.
Instapundit – Egypt Woes Bring Global Food Inflation Fears to Fore **HT J.M. Heinrichs
Patterico – An analysis of the Obamacare ruling: An Enlightened decision **HT J.M. Heinrichs
Bloomberg – Construction spending in the U.S. unexpectedly fell in December to the lowest level in a decade, signaling the industry will continue to lag behind the economic recovery.
The Market Ticker – Health care unconstitutional: Obama sedition?
SHTF Plan – Panic buying: governments in Asia, Mideast and Africa stocking up on food reserves as prices rise, riots rage
Canada’s Housing Bubble – Federal gov’t should get out of the mortgage business