Columns

On Point . . .

September 19, 2014

 America’s contemporary ideological presidency Steve Schier, The Daily Record Newswire A president’s policy positions and performance in office has a big effect on the role of ideology in U.S. politics. To the extent that a president ...

One Perspective . . .

September 19, 2014

 It’s all political — and it’s not good David Schultz, The Daily Record Newswire Politics is ubiquitous. It’s not simply because it is election season and political ads are about to run 24/7. It is more fundamental than that. ...

Under Analysis . . .

September 19, 2014

 Domestic violence, the NFL, and an unpopular column Charles Kramer, The Levison Group By now, virtually all Americans have probably heard of the saga of Ray Rice. The reporting and commentary and opinionating has been so pervasive that its been ...

To lease or buy

September 19, 2014

Kristen D’Andrea, The Daily Record Newswire Business owners looking to acquire anything from computers and copiers to heavy machinery and vehicles often grapple with whether to lease or buy. It's a complex decision that depends on long-term objectives, ...

Making your firm a household name

September 19, 2014

Edward Poll, The Daily Record Newswire Remember how much time you and your spouse spent picking names for your children? Remember how important it seemed to choose names that would identify those children for the rest of their lives? Well, no less time should ...

Bad biotech and IT recommendations

September 19, 2014

 Dear Mr. Berko:  I have $10,000 to invest for a two- to three-year time frame and want to invest aggressively in a biotechnology issue and an information technology issue. Our Ameriprise broker has carefully researched and recommended three IT stocks ...