Tuesday, February 16, 2010
In Economic Woes 02-16
Under Obama, Crony Capitalism Again Rules the Day
EUbris AND Pundits unwisely want the U.S. to emulate the Old Continent.
Report: 2011 Economic Time Bomb Will Hurt All of U.S.
PJTV Video (Front Page with Allen Barton) - It’s the Stupid Economy: Ill-Born Stimulus Turns One Year Old
How to Watch the Banks
The Lean Years
Down With Small Business! AND Congress Should Ease Burden on Businesses
Democrats Target Stimulus Critics Who Sought Funds. Some Republicans Who Slammed $787 Billion Program Also Sought Funds for Projects in Their Districts, Letters Show Because in the middle of a massive recession, pointing fingers is ever so productive
Tesla CEO Musk used private jet 12 times to lobby Washington for DOE loans
Obama’s claim of rescuing economy from brink stretches facts
Caving to Congress Creeps Into Market Views on Obama
Paulson Tells CNN: Americans 'Save too little,' 'Spend too much.'
Former treasury secretary blames crisis on overspending and 'global imbalances.'
Census Bureau Wasted Millions on 2010 Headcount Preparations, Audit Finds
The Unemployment Crisis
Obama's misleading jobs rhetoric
House “Jobs” Bills – Addiction To Pork Wins Over Fiscal Responsibility
Record numbers receive food stamps as USDA turns blind eye to recipients’ finances
PUBLIC SECTOR POLICIES
Obama’s Love of Labor Makes for One Unholy Union
Public workers feel no pain in recession
The Problem Is Government Unions
Emperor has no clothes: Pensions are short cash
Public sector: An anchor as we sink
Public Employee Benefit Plans: Up to $1 Trillion in Unfunded Liabilities
DEFICITS AND DEBT
Obama misdiagnoses source of deficits
Sovereign Debt Crisis Isn't Temporary
Washington's Phony Price Tags
How Does One Spell Government Bankruptcy? O-B-A-M-A
Escape from Taxation. A new study shows that wealth flees after taxes rise.
A Caribbean tax holiday for U.S. businesses
The VAT Isn't the Solution to Our Deficit
Excise Tax Loses Support Amid White House Push
As Obama bets on Asia, regional players hedge
FAIL… Just 6% of Americans Believe Obama’s $787 Billion Stimulus Created Jobs
The Fable of Market Meritocracy. Markets don't reward smart people. They reward value.
Drilling Bans Will Cost U.S. $2.36 Trillion
Social Security Reform Cooking Again
Your "Stimulus" Dollars Buying iPods for Parents in Florida