The Deficit and National Debt
You can argue that this economic crisis began under the Bush administration, but this non-recovery belongs completely to the Obama administration.
Nobody has benefited more from government stimulus than big business.
Defense Secretary Robert Gates is planning steps to reduce the budget.
Dressing up spending cuts in neutral-sounding rhetoric about a balanced budget is, if not dishonest, then an admission of political weakness.
Private sector hiring is still sluggish; revisions slash 50,000 private sector job gains from June.
The way out of the recession is to cut federal spending, not raise taxes.
The case of Keynesians v. Conservatives is becoming clearer and clearer.
The idea it was Clinton’s boldness alone that cleaned up a fiscal mess circa 1993 is risible.
When it comes to the economy, what happens in California doesn’t always stay in California.