Is it the season, the now-traditional December battle over extending unemployment benefits, or is it fiscal doomsday looming on January 15, the deadline for Congress to accomplish the impossible and prevent another shutdown? The White House is making sure income inequality is front and center in the headlines as the president helps draw the partisan […]
Debt, deficit, fiscal policy, spending cuts, federal budget, jobs, unemployment.
Being thankful is wearing thin. So is being reminded of how thankful we should be, a hard thing to avoid this time of year. Our tradition is to be grateful for what we have, no matter what. Is that why so many Americans still support the policies of a president who keeps telling us how […]
With federal debt and spending relegated to congressional backwaters until our fiscal crisis returns next year, needy special interests are back in the spotlight. By now you would think that even liberals would be tired of hearing Democrats ramble on about the needy. With spending back on the table almost everyone who isn’t wealthy qualifies […]