Daily Dividend Report: EQR, TGT, AGNC, MAA, LPT, LII, LHO
Equity Residential (EQR) declared dividends on the company’s common and preferred shares. A common share dividend for the first quarter of $0.5525 per share will be paid on April 10, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 23, 2015. A quarterly dividend of $1.03625 per share will be paid on March 31, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 20, 2015 of the company’s Series K Preferred Shares.
Trump taps Breitbart boss to head campaign
TETERBORO, N.J. — Republican Donald Trump is overhauling his campaign again, bringing in Breitbart News’ Stephen The move comes just 82 days before the election and represents yet another shake-up for the tumultuous campaign. Trump told The Associated Press in a phone interview early Wednesday that he has known both individulas for a long time. He says, “They’re terrific people, they’re winners, they’re champs, and we need to win it,” he said. Read the rest at The NY Post
Welfare Reform: Two Decades of Success
Did the 1996 law throw 3.5 million American children into third-world poverty? No. Two decades ago, on August 22, 1996, President Bill Clinton signed a landmark welfare-reform bill (the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act) into law. At the time, liberals proclaimed that the bill would slash the incomes of one fifth of American families with children and push 2.6 million people into poverty. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan (D., N.Y.) famously predicted the bill would leave children scavenging in the streets, “sleeping on grates, picked up in the morning frozen.”Read More