Hundreds of millions in savings from winding down the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and we immediately find new ways to spend the money, not reduce the deficit or balance the budget. A […]
In case you were interested in what Congress just did to the deficit by extending the 2% cut in the Social Security payroll tax, read this from the Director of the Congressional […]
Threatening politicians if they cut Medicare, it’s not only the elite who influence for self interest at our collective peril. What would you do to rein in Medicare costs?
Twenty-six year old history majors are protesting on Wall Street, the influence of the wealthy is decried, lobbyists are bedeviled and yet when a politician even thinks of trying to fix problems […]
From an article in Money Watch: According to a recent analysis by the Pew Research Center, the gap in wealth between Americans over age 65 and under age 35 has widened […]
I continue to ponder the mind of the liberal. While his goals always are lofty and well meaning, socially moralistic and cloaked in compassion, they are also absent a base in […]