Real Change: Faith in Government Collapses Under Obama
Cross-posted to Liberty Central President Obama and the current Congressional leadership were swept into office on a wave of dissatisfaction with George Bush and a Republican Congress. Polls showed that Americans were open to the idea of greater government intervention as a way to address serious problems. President Obama promised that he would expand the role of government to ‘fix’ health care, Wall Street, the | Read More »
Liberals Cheer As Congress Pulls Obama Left
Oh yeah. This will work out well: In the last few weeks, we’ve seen: – Senate Democrats publicly press Obama to make the economic recovery package far more robust. – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi publicly challenge Obama to be bolder on taxes. – Congressional progressives challenge the Obama administration – against its wishes – to include bankruptcy reforms in the economic stimulus package.
Get Ready for the New New Deal
I’ve written elsewhere about the plans of Congressional Democrats to ignite a torrent of new spending if Barack Obama wins the White House. The list of Congressional Democrats eager to christen a ‘New New Deal’ is stunning (and apparently now includes Obama himself). If Obama does win the White House, we might see a sort of coming out party for the New New Deal agenda | Read More »
Can We Afford Barack Obama: Chapter 279
Right Change targets Barack Obama’s plan to raise taxes by trillions to pay for huge new spending plans and more bailouts: