Tag Archives: CBO

A Display Of Economic Ignorance

I have long accused the right wing of economic ignorance.  This week they displayed it again.  The only question is whether it was willful or not. 

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A Simple 2 Step Solution

Supposedly Washington is looking to cut about $4 trillion from the national debt over the next decade as a solution to our economic woes.  I have a simple two step method to achieve that goal which features shared sacrifice without … Continue reading

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Yes, Blame It On Bush

Republicans accuse Democrats of falsely blaming today’s economic woes on George W. Bush.  Spurred by my own curiosity and multiple reader requests, I did some number crunching and the claim is substantially correct. 

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History At The One Hour And Forty-five Minute Mark

Monday night the CNN/New Hampshire Republican Presidential Debate had a historic moment near its end that has gone largely unnoticed.  Before I unveil it let’s explore the evening’s events.

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The Best Budget Proposal You Didn’t Hear Of

The left spent several days praising President Obama’s budget speech mainly because in it he refused to destroy America and took a couple of shots at the piece of absurdity based on false assumptions Paul Ryan, (R, WI-1), and the … Continue reading

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