Ray Keating

Will the economy break out after the 2012 election?

Most politicians don't understand how their policies hurt business growth. Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to report small business growth is stymied because of uncertainty, plus how growth may be affected by the 2012 election.

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Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that the tax rate numbers proposed by Congress are a balancing act between what they think constituent groups will accept and what they want to keep in Washington.
Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the current tax reform proposal and whether it will be as beneficial for small businesses as it is for big ones.
Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to discuss whether there will be real tax reform this year, including eliminating the death tax, or just tax rate adjustments.
Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to discuss the challenges of getting reform done in Congress in healthcare and tax, but to predict that it will happen this year.
Ray Keating joins Jim Blasingame to discuss why some states, like Illinois, pursue high tax regimes while failing as a state, instead of conducting their business like a successful neighboring state, like Indiana.