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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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May’s Jobs Report: As Good As We’ll See This Year?

Monday, June 4th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Probably, unless Washington deals with "Taxmageddon" soon.

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Obama Reframes His Frugal Spending Claim

Thursday, May 31st, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

There you go again.

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Nuts to Nutting: Under Obama, Real Spending Has Exploded

Saturday, May 26th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Accounting flimflammery has hidden the ascent.

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Another Week That Reeked at the ‘Administration’s Press’

Thursday, May 24th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

"Home construction is near a three-year high," according to AP. So is the chocolate ration in Oceania.

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Social Security’s Implosion Continues

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Crumbling quickly, thanks to the Obama economy.

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April’s Awful Jobs Report

Monday, May 7th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

It was worse than the seasonalized numbers indicate.

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Economic News Embargoes Should Apply to All

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

In the Internet Age, the establishment press news spinners shouldn't need — and don't deserve — early access.

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The Election Should Be All About Barack Obama’s Record

Thursday, April 26th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Three likely stark reminders of just how bad it is will arrive just before Election Day.

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Tax (Disappearing) Freedom Day

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

"We Finally Have Our Lives Back" Day will come in July. (More at PJTV: The IRS/Tax Time Pop Quiz. Are 56FF Breast Implants Deductible?)

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Obama’s Slow-Motion Social Darwinism

Thursday, April 12th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer


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The Administration’s Press

Saturday, April 7th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

And its propagandists. (Also read: NBC Fires Unnamed Producer Who Deceptively Edited the Zimmerman Tape)

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The Green Jobs Boondoggle

Friday, March 30th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Billions wasted -- and Obama wants to "double-down."

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Headlines Control the Narrative. Guess Who Controls the Headlines?

Thursday, March 29th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

The pro-Obama media must be countered in 2012.

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Obama’s Broken Window Company — And His Larger, More Serious Damage

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

An intimidating message to business which still resonates.

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The Obama Economy: Blacks, Hispanics Hardest Hit

Thursday, March 15th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

It's not about recovery. It's about transformation.

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Sliding Down the Slippery Slope at Warp Speed

Sunday, March 11th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

A medical journal article ruthlessly proposes — and its editor defends — rhetorically dressed-up infanticide.

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The ‘$40 Per Paycheck’ and Other Payroll Tax Cut Fibs

Friday, March 2nd, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Viral lying.

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Slow ‘Recovery,’ Dire Consequences

Sunday, February 26th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

What's being sold as impressive and "normal" is unacceptable.

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Surging Santorum Visits Brown County, Ohio

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 - by Tom Blumer


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Tax-Raising Rick Snyder ‘Positively’ Imperils Michigan’s Recovery

Sunday, February 19th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

An apparent change in the governor's attitude (or one he kept concealed from voters in 2010) threatens the state's progress.

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Obama’s Farcical Budget Betrays a Crisis-Driven Electoral Strategy

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Reelection through orchestrated upheaval?

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One Decent Jobs Report Doesn’t ‘Fix’ Things

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Obama's policies generated a "going Galt" which has handicapped the economy and harmed the lives of millions.

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State GOP Establishments Attack Their Base

Friday, February 3rd, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Not going after the real enemy.

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GOP-Governed and Right-To-Work States Saved the Economy’s Bacon in 2011

Monday, January 30th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Blue and union-dominated states were mostly mediocre, or worse. Indiana has noticed.

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Barack Obama Is the Food Stamp President

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012 - by Tom Blumer

Saying so is factual, and certainly not racist.

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