- The New York Times and Munich
- Why does Al Franken Consent to NSA Spying on Innocent Americans?
- So You Want Obamacare?
- The Nature of War in Today’s World
- Models of misinformation — climate reports melt under scrutiny
- WI Bill to Keep Race-based Nicknames
- The Negative Economic Costs of Obamacare
- DOJ Attempts to Halt Voucher Program in Louisiana
- Julianne Ortman for Senator from Minnesota
- Can the US Survive Without Social Conservatism?
Category Archives: economy
Fox News reports: The Baltimore city government is on a path to financial ruin and must enact major reforms to stave off bankruptcy, according to a 10-year forecast the city commissioned from an outside firm. Is anyone surprised? Is their … Continue reading
This tells the story, why the the economy was so bad at the end of President Bush’s term. Don’t just skim over this, read it slowly and let it sink in. If in doubt, check it out For those who are listening … Continue reading
Yuval Nevin writes, in National review: On February 16, at a hearing of the House Budget Committee, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner was asked by committee chairman Paul Ryan to describe the administration’s plans for addressing the mounting risk of a … Continue reading
Throughout time, class-warfare politicians have learned this critical distinction between tax rates and tax revenues the hard way. Economist Thomas Sowell described yet another recently failed “tax the rich” attempt in the state that calls itself “America in Miniature.” When … Continue reading
Rich Tucker, in Townhall, gives the best reason why Obamanomics has failed: Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank writes that conservatives have “managed to turn the Keynesian notion of economic ‘stimulus’ into such a dirty word that President Obama and his … Continue reading
“Are we going to reclaim the American idea — an entrepreneurial economy where you make the most of your life, you tap your potential, we reinvigorate the principles of liberty, freedom, free enterprise — and defend the morality of that … Continue reading
Note: I wrote this in reply to a question posed in the Delphi “Bully Pulpit” forum, a political discussion board which can be found in the Internet Resources list in the right column of this page, and which I frequent. … Continue reading
NOTE: I first wrote this a while back, but the numbers and essence of the message it contains are essentially unchanged, except the numbers may be a little higher by now. In my opinion one of the primary problems we … Continue reading
US Money Supply at Depression-era Levels: Is South Korea’s Sovereignty in Danger Over Obama’s Policies?
The English Newspaper, the Telegraph reports that the The M3 money supply in the United States is contracting at an accelerating rate that now matches the average decline seen from 1929 to 1933, despite near zero interest rates and the … Continue reading
I voted against Obama, in this election, not because I thought he wasn’t a bright, intelligent candidate, but because 1) He had no administrative experience, and 2) He had never accomplished anything in his life. I viewed his election with … Continue reading
CNN gets the causes of our meldown wrong, and, once again, makes it an anti-Capitlist message. By contrast, the implosion of Wall Street, followed by Paulson’s escalating series of multibillion-dollar rescues, has fired up populist sentiments that were already building … Continue reading