September 30, 2008

Leadership

It’s been called a failure of leadership, some call it a failure of Democrats, some a failure of republicans and some even call the right wimps […]
September 29, 2008

Monday, Monday

Monday isn’t a popular day in the US, the weekend has ended and the workweek begins. It appears that Monday isn’t popular either in markets around […]
September 28, 2008

McCain on the Bailout

So far I have seen no official statement from the McCain campaign. CQ Politics has a transcript from McCain’s appearance on ABC’s “This Week With George […]
September 28, 2008

Obama on the Bailout

Via Ben Smith’s Blog Barack Obama on the bailout: The breakthrough between Congress and the Administration is the culmination of a sorry period in our history, […]
September 28, 2008

Bailout Accord Reached

It’s reported all over that negotiators have reached an agreement on how a bailout will occur. Broadly, the government will buy debt, some CEOs will not […]
September 25, 2008

Energy

Watching Barack Obama just now on CNN I got the distinct impression I was watching a leader. He was very presidential, he portrayed an energetic, concerned, […]
September 23, 2008

What’s Happening Here?

There’s so much going on these days; blank checks, politics as usual or any number of other pressing issues. It can leave a person at odds: […]