Post Tagged with: "shovel ready"

November 1, 2011 05:53

Did you say Jobs?

[W]ouldn’t they have created them before now? What were they waiting for? Are we really to believe that the first trillion was merely a down-payment on our stunning 9.1% unemployment rate? – CFP

October 20, 2010 06:18

Shovel-Ready White Elephants

The white elephants are just too expensive to build, and they often seem to be aimed at disguising wealth distribution, either to favored unions or to favored donors.

July 1, 2010 03:44

Why Obamanomics Has Failed

Uncertainty about future taxes and regulations is enemy No. 1 of economic growth. Almost daily, Mr. Obama uses his rhetorical skill to castigate businessmen who have the audacity to hope for profitable opportunities. No president since Franklin Roosevelt has taken that route. President Roosevelt slowed recovery in 1938-40 until the war by creating uncertainty about his objectives. It was harmful then, and it’s harmful now.