fiscal cliff http://wvxu.org en Brian Wesbury from First Trust Advisors, Chicago http://wvxu.org/post/brian-wesbury-first-trust-advisors-chicago <p>With the start of a new year, and the fiscal cliff apparently averted, there is still much to discuss in the national economy and, in particular, market and investing news. So why not go to a nationally recognized expert to get some answers?<a href="http://www.ftportfolios.com/retail/blogs/economics/index.aspx"> <strong>Brian Wesbury</strong></a> is the chief economist for <a href="http://www.ftportfolios.com/index.aspx"><strong>First Trust Advisors, LP</strong></a> in Chicago as well as an author, blogger and regular guest on all the financial new channels. He is <strong>On the Money with Chris DeSimio</strong> with a big picture look at the recent happenings in Washington and what he anticipates for 2013.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 05:30:15 +0000 Chris DeSimio 7627 at http://wvxu.org Brian Wesbury from First Trust Advisors, Chicago Home sales up; fiscal cliff worries continue http://wvxu.org/post/home-sales-fiscal-cliff-worries-continue <P align=left>Greater Cincinnati realtors are waiting to see what happens with the fiscal cliff. They don't want it to harm a recovering housing market.</P> <P align=left>For 17 months in a row Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky homes sales have increased. Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors President Tom Hasselbeck hopes the upward trend continues.</P> <P align=left>"It's all a combination of excellent interest rates, eager home buyers, the market is actually shrinking in terms of available homes."</P> <P align=left>The housing inventory is down 13% in Cincinnati. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 20:47:57 +0000 Ann Thompson 7318 at http://wvxu.org Home sales up; fiscal cliff worries continue Group pushes Congress to raise taxes on the wealthy http://wvxu.org/post/group-pushes-congress-raise-taxes-wealthy <p>Former Hamilton County commissioner David Pepper will join activists from a pro-Obama coalition in Roselawn Saturday to push for an end to Bush-era&nbsp; tax cuts on those making over $250,000 a year.</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 15:00:10 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 6613 at http://wvxu.org The Impending Fiscal Cliff http://wvxu.org/post/impending-fiscal-cliff <p><strong>On the Money with Chris DeSimio</strong> welcomes<em><strong> Dave Foster</strong></em> and<strong><em> Mark Motley</em></strong> from<a href="https://www.fosterandmotley.com/"><strong> Foster &amp; Motley Wealth Management LLC</strong></a> to discuss the impending fiscal cliff and potential changes in taxes.</p><p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 05:30:05 +0000 Kevin Reynolds 6128 at http://wvxu.org The Impending Fiscal Cliff