Posts in Economics

OMG I Agree With Obama

Obama went into the White House with a lot of promise.  Running as a centrist when his entire career was spent on the far left wing, he rode a financial crisis into the office of President.  His opponent, John McCain …

We Do Need To Revamp Health Care

Obama has put forth his health care plan.  Understandably, within the constraints of this blog we cannot dissect every detail.  So let’s look at the broader points.  First, it takes much of the private market for health care and puts …

What the Heck Do We Do With Wall Street?

There are two bills pending in each house of Congress that are re-regulating the financial industry. The premise is that we can’t let Wall Street do this to us again. Some Senators, and Thomas Frank in Tuesdays Wall St. Journal …