Hey looky, the circus is back in town – and here come the two lead clowns, one red clown and one blue clown – specially chosen by the Ringmaster.
|By: masaccio Sunday May 5, 2013 10:00 am|
Are you in debt? You are a bad person. Politicians in both parties despise you and would prefer that you be crushed under the weight of your debt.
|By: Dean Baker Wednesday March 6, 2013 2:45 pm|
The most striking feature of the U.S. economy over the last three decades has been the upward redistribution of income. The top 1.0 percent of households has managed to pocket the vast majority of gains over this period. That is a sharp contrast with the three decades immediately following World War II when the benefits of much more rapid growth were broadly shared.
|By: masaccio Sunday November 18, 2012 11:00 am|
Obama says you are morally obligated to pay the debts incurred to benefit the hyper-rich. Rich people fire workers because their candidate lost an election. Which is the more immoral?
|By: masaccio Thursday July 26, 2012 6:10 pm|
Tax the rich? Tax the wealth of the rich? Are these people kidding?
|By: masaccio Thursday December 2, 2010 9:11 am|
President Obama can’t match big words with action on taxes for the rich.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday June 22, 2010 9:45 am|
Americans overwhelmingly rank jobs and the economy as the most important challenge facing this country, according to a new CBS News/“New York Times” poll. The disconnect between the Washington elites, who have been swept up in deficit hysteria, and the rest of the country couldn’t be more stark.
|By: Scarecrow Sunday June 6, 2010 7:00 pm|
For many months, the Washington Post has been running as “news” front page editorials and propaganda fed by Pete Peterson deficit hawks/vultures attempting to terrorize the Beltway over the federal deficit. But the Post’s David Broder seems unaware of this misinformation when he lectures Democrats, but not Blue Dogs and Republicans, about not funding school teachers.