Tim Geithner Needs to Get Out More Often

By: Saturday April 17, 2010 9:16 am

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner seems to have a very odd definition of “turning the page.” He’d do well to look beyond Wall Street, and maybe talk to people like Alan Conroy, the director of the Kansas Legislative Research Department.


Budget News from Kansas is Bad News for DC and Wall Street

By: Saturday March 6, 2010 9:00 am

Goldman Sachs and the New York Times may think the economy is returning to normalcy, but that’s not the picture one finds out in the real world. Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson proposed the fifth set of draconian budget adjustments for the 2009-2010 budget, and things look even worse for next year.

But who are the folks in Congress going to believe: the Masters of the Universe, or the people back home?

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