Here is the simple explanation of why tax cuts do not work to generate more jobs and make an economy more dynamic.
Trump claimed companies will use corporate tax cuts to create jobs. His own top diplomat did the opposite at Exxon. IPS report shows it is failed policy.
Brad Thomas, a Trump spox, did not know what hit him when he appeared on Velshi and Ruhle. He forgot they weren’t Fox News hosts.
Pundit lying about Scott Walker employment number caught red handed A rarity occurred on TV today. Yesterday Genevieve Wood, Daily Signal Senior Contributor and GOP pundit appeared on the Ed Show. While discussing Scott Walker’s employment record she did what Republicans are very good at doing on national TV. She indiscriminately misinformed. She lied about […]
The President said that Labor Day belongs to the “working folks who are here today, and the unions who’ve always had your back,” and emphasized the importance of building our economy from the middle class out: I didn’t run for President to double down on top-down economics. I ran for President because I believed in […]
CBO Report job impact misrepresented This week the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released it’ new report, The Budget and Economic Outlook: 2014 to 2024.” The report shows solid deficit improvements over the next few years. Of course absent congressional action it shows the budget progressively increasing after 2016. The big news from the report got […]
Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Saturday 12:00 Noon Central/1:00 PM Eastern Call In, talk and/or Listen: (646) 929-2495 Listen On Computer/Smartphone Live/Podcast: HERE This week’s show CBO Report and the fallacy Obamacare causes lost jobs This CBO Report was released this week. It is not a difficult document to read. It was both sad […]
Henry Blodget now gets it Anybody remember Henry Blodget? This is the guy whose father was a banker. Henry Blodget is the guy who got a History degree and then went to teach English in Japan. This is the guy who was a freelance journalists and proofreader for Harper’s Magazine that turned into a ‘financial […]
Many believe that Capitalism is synonymous with free enterprise and democracy. Capitalism is neither free enterprise nor democracy. After-all, China is now a capitalist country. No one believes that China is a democratic country. This conflation has allowed all attempts to attenuate the deficiencies of capitalism to be construed as that grand evil, ‘socialism’ or […]
Move To Amend was in Denver Colorado for one of its regional convergences where citizens are trained to become peaceful activist to form affiliates with a goal to amend the constitution to codify that money is not speech and that a corporation is not a person. At lunch we met a waitress, Heather, who volunteered […]