April 18, 2014

Republican Budget Alternatives Is Impossible

It is impossible for Republicans to offer a credible alternative to President Obama’s budget specifically because of their basal philosophy. … [Read more...]

State Of Black America Is Fine – Mostly

What is the state of Black America. For the most part fine though their are serious systemic issues with a portion of the "group". … [Read more...]

Egberto On CNN On State Of Black America

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Press Conference – Obama=A Press=C No Substance

A press must ask substantive questions. President Obama has given much access to the media. It is imperative that the media ask the relevant question not only for our sake but to keep the fire on Obama to keep the fire on congress. President Obama's preamble to the news conference was great but we have mostly heard it before. It was incumbent on the press to get to the portions not said. … [Read more...]

Question For President Obama’s – Challenge Spending Curtailment

> Many conservatives are challenging government spending. They refuse to accept that government must play a role to be the spender of last resort when the free market is unable to do so because of inherent structural deficiency in the system. There is ample data to corroborate Keynesian economics. One need only review the chart below when government spending was curtailed in the midst of the Great Depression as conservatives effected New Deal slashes in an attempt to balance the budget. … [Read more...]

Obama on the Tonight Show – Goals Accomplished

The President used this week’s town halls and factory visits culminating with the tonight show to achieve what I believe are three specific goals. 1. Listen to the average citizen’s problems and tie them directly to his specific budgetary policies 2. Inoculate himself from missteps by stating categorically that he will make mistakes, acknowledge them and move on. 3. Present himself as a generally likable guy working for the citizens as opposed to the caricature being posed by the opposition. … [Read more...]

Egberto On CNN On Obama On The Tonight Show

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Is the AIG Story Overblown – Of course it is

I wish the media will tackle the real issue. The 170 million payout to the AIG crooks was made legal by the politicians. Their righteous indignation should be turned right back at those who created the launching pad for this problem. … [Read more...]

We need a single payer health care system

A for profit market based system for creating medicines, medical procedures, and medical devices is likely  the best way to ensure that we will realize innovations in medicine. That said, as a country we must decide if delivery of these health care services is more efficient with for profit insurance as opposed to a single payer nonprofit based insurance system.  A single payer system saves money in all respects. … [Read more...]

Egberto On CNN On President Obama’s First 50 Days In Office

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