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Tom Blumer

Along with having a decades-long career in accounting, finance, training and development, Tom Blumer has written for several national online publications primarily on business, economics, politics and media bias. He has had his own blog,, since 2005, and has been a PJM contributor since 2008.
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The Homelessness Problem Is Still With Us—and Growing

Monday, December 22nd, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Because the economy isn't really "on the mend."

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Transparency! There’s Far Less Than Meets the Eye in November’s Jobs Report

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

More bull from the Obama-friendly Bureau of Labor Statistics?

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It’s Long Past Time to Restore Voters’ Privacy

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

A person's voting habits are their business, not everyone else's.

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Republican Wave Drowns Pollsters

Monday, November 10th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

If they're right from now on, it will it only be by accident.

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Is the Left Losing Its Iron Grip on the Black Vote?

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Their fear that they are is palpable. Related: Black Chicago Activists Speak Out Against Abusive Democrat Machine and Obama in New Video.

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Rolling Stone Goes to the Barricades

Monday, October 20th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

One-percenters Jann Wenner and Paul Krugman team up to motivate the "Progressive" base for November.

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The Not-Credible Shrinking Unemployment Rate

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Is the government deliberately misclassifying job seekers?

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It’s Immigration Uber Alles at the Wall Street Journal

Monday, September 29th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Chief spokesmen for unrestricted immigration.

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Lowering the Bar

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

5.5 percent unemployment is now "full employment." Horse manure.

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Monday, August 25th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Her Highness Hillary and our leftist overlords.

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Nixon’s Resignation, 40 Years On

Friday, August 15th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

From a tough standard to no standards.

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Updating the Reagan v. Obama Economic Rout

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Comparing economic legacies.

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The Depression-Era 1930s—1, The Obama ‘Recovery’—Ø

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Thanks to the government's comprehensive revision.

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AP Reporter: Get Used to the ‘New Normal’

Sunday, July 27th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

"Newfound strengths"? Hardly.

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D’Souza’s Next Film

Friday, July 18th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Dinesh D'Souza's new film America is great, but he needs a follow-up.

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Revisiting ‘Freedom Summer’

Sunday, July 6th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Was it really the summer Martin Luther King's dream began to die?

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Is the Economy Already in Another Recession?

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Even if not, a net first-half contraction seems all but certain.

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Cloward-Piven Everywhere

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

And barely time to think.

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Cincinnati Station Says ‘No’ to PC Reporting on Racially Motivated Crime

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

The reporting took a surprising "I'm mad as hell, and I'm not going to take it any more" turn.

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Revisiting Lou Pritchett’s 2009 Open ‘You Scare Me’ Letter

Friday, June 13th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Are you scared yet?

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The Obama ‘Recovery’: As Bad as (or Worse than) the Great Depression?

Thursday, June 5th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

In some respects, it's awfully close.

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Too Rolling Stoned

Friday, May 30th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Low-info lies for low-info readers.

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Obamacare: Home of the $11,500 Application

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Move over, Pentagon.

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Common Core: 2014′s Bipartisan Wedge Issue

Monday, May 12th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

Last Tuesday's primaries unmasked intense opposition.

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The GDP (Gosh-Darn Pathetic) Economy

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 - by Tom Blumer

The miserable, deliberately imposed "new normal."

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