America’s looming demise, no longer “if”, but “when”.
Barack Obama is earning some new nicknames, like “master of deception” and “maestro of misdirection”. Why? Because while we are all focusing on the trauma in Libya, Japan, and elsewhere, we are not worrying about the state of the US economy; more importantly, we are not worrying about the growing international status of the United States as the biggest deadbeat debtor in world history. Thus | Read More »
Bad policy and the politics of fear: The New New Deal
(photo from Wall Street Journal) So this is the new change ushered in by Obama’s mandate? Repeated reminders that “he won” followed by a hyper-partisan, lavish, Democratic retreat in Virginia — during a time when our economy is supposedly on the | Read More »
The verdict is out on the stimulus package, and many economist are not buying it.
Skeptics to the Obama/Democrat stimulus package whether they be professional, political or otherwise, have been considered opposition forces and simply labeled as naysayers by the supporters of the bill. The truth of the matter is that there are many qualified professionals who have studied economics and the American economy for decades who came to different conclusions on the merits of the stimulus package. The debate has brought | Read More »