Posts Tagged ‘fiscal stimulus bill’

“Change” MIA In The Stimulus Vote

A final thought on the stimulus bill. For all the talk during the campaign leading up to the Presidential election about transparency and ending politics as usual, the process by which this bill was enacted may have been one of the most egregious examples or old style backroom politics in recent history. Not only was the public unable […]

The Fiscal Stimulus Bill That Nobody Seems To Like

It’s a foregone conclusion that the stimulus bill is going to come out of Congress pretty much in its current form but surfing around the Web today, it’s hard to find many excited about it. Except of course the old bulls in Congress. The Wall Street Journal, unsurprisingly, flayed it today on its editorial page. […]