Archive for April 14th, 2011

Why Do These People Continue to Disemble?

Fair being fair, I started out to criticize the Republicans for either getting snookered by the Democrats in the recent budget negotiations or being grossly incompetent. Before I proceed to only a bit more complicated explanation of their failure, let me finish that task. It is pretty clear that the cuts that the Republicans trumpeted […]

Obama’s Trigger Option

There isn’t a better source for analysis of Washington economic policy than Keith Hennessey. His ability to go beyond the nuts and bolts of a particular proposal and identify the way it folds into the manner in which Washington does business as well as ferret out the hidden games and agendas is unmatched. That’s why […]