Monthly Archives: February 2013


This blog was originally posted at: http://smartblogs.com/finance/2013/02/25/which-states-will-the-military-sequestration-affect-the-most/. Sequestration is a front-and-center issue for everyone these days. While many people may not know exactly what the term means, they know to be worried on March 1 if no agreement is in place and $109 billion in annual spending cuts go into effect […]

Which states will the military sequestration affect the most?


This blog was originally posted at: http://smartblogs.com/leadership/2013/02/18/the-demographic-evolution-of-u-s-households/. The composition of the American household is changing. People often focus on the growing, diverse populations of Hispanics, blacks and Asians as well as an increase in the multiracial and ethnic populations. However, household size and makeup is also changing. Husband, wife, 2.5 […]

The demographic evolution of U.S. households



This blog was originally posted at: http://smartblogs.com/leadership/2013/02/14/who-buys-all-the-flowers-and-jewelry-on-valentines-day/. Hopefully, the “hearts and flowers” of Valentine’s Day will spread to the halls of Congress in Washington, D.C. After all, Valentine’s Day is one of the biggest holiday observances in the U.S. and presents a chance for politicians to mark the day with gifts […]

Who buys all the flowers and jewelry on Valentine’s Day?


This article was originally posted at: http://smartblogs.com/finance/2013/02/04/the-changing-demographics-of-the-u-s/. The demographics of the U.S. population are changing dramatically. We are becoming a much more diverse society due to the growth of minority populations and immigration. Illegal immigration is a hot topic, generating strong feelings on both sides of the issue. The Office of […]

The Changing Demographics of the U.S.