Recent Economy

  • by Lahdee

    Why am I finding it difficult to be thankful today? Could it be: A republican House of Representatives that wants to increase the national debt by reducing taxes on the rich. Right-wing demagogues who promote stupid with confusing, contradictory, nonfactual arguments. The people who buy the crap those demagogues peddle. Corporate owned media who puts […]

  • by Lahdee

    Somebody has put something in the water of Senate Democrats. In a reversal of their wishy, washy approach to Health Insurance Reform the caucus has taken a firm stand on Wall Street Reform. The Majority Leader is looking to begin debate on legislation to tighten regulation of the nation’s financial system and the republicans are […]

  • by Lahdee

    Today is Earth Day. I still remember the optimism and hope it engendered during the first celebration. Other notes: This woman used to be my Governor. Since she’s been gone the radical right has overrun the state and threatened it with the destruction of it’s educational system and the dismantling of anything resembling a safety […]

  • by Lahdee

    When it isn’t saying NO! the republican party is busy warning someone about something. Today it’s a repeat of their “Healthcare is Evil” meme. This time the water boy is freshly minted Senator Scott Brown of Massachusetts. Newly arrived Republican Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts accused President Barack Obama and Democrats on Saturday of a […]

  • by Lahdee

    So says Dan Greenhaus, chief economic strategist for Miller Tabak & Co. in New York. “If he was a Republican, we would hear a never-ending drumbeat of news stories about markets voting in favor of the president.” What exactly would we hear about? Why that would be the numbers that have gotten Wall Street’s attention. […]

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