President Reagan is revered by many. Unfortunately his policies accelerated the progressive destruction of the middle-class by encouraging debt.
We must not be in the defensive for the ills the Republican trickle-down economy has inflicted on poor & middle-class America. The Republicans must defend its putrid outcome.
David Stockman was appointed as Director of the Office of management and Budget (OMB) by President Ronald Reagan. He was committed to the supply-side economics doctrine along with the curtailment of a strong social safety net. Stockman wrote a prescient op-ed in the New York Times today titled “State-Wrecked: The Corruption of Capitalism in America”. […]
To solve a problem one must agree on facts and reality. Ramesh Ponnuru’s piece “Reaganism After Reagan” attempts to implore Republicans to be like Reagan. Ponnuru believes Reagan did the initial lift that brought back prosperity by reducing the top tax rate that at the time was 70%. He softy scolds Republicans for living in […]