Republicans Are Not Big Fans of Capitalism

Let’s get real here. As I have pointed out repeatedly on this blog, the current incarnation of the Republican Party is in no way a fan of capitalism. Oh, they like making money for themselves and their “investors.” (That’s George W. … Continue reading

Reject the Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger and Take Back the Economy

There is so much that is troubling about the Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger. It’s a guaranteed disaster. That said, the time to have headed off this situation was 20 years ago. Cable systems, as they were originally conceived, were granted … Continue reading

Why Republicans and Libertarians are Bad for Business – and Our Economy

It’s just a stone cold fact; if a business is so close to the edge that an increase in the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 (especially over 2-3 years) would put them out of business, they were destined for … Continue reading

A Look at Where We Are Compared to 4 Years Ago. We’re Much Better Off. Thanks, President Obama

Blaming President Obama for all of the bad things in the economy is just absurd. If you want to blame someone, feast your eyes on the Republican Party.  George W. Bush and the GOP Congress watched and congratulated themselves as … Continue reading

David Gregory’s Question Deserves an Answer

David Gregory's Latest Tweet: Q for Obama on housing: does keeping people in their homes (who can't afford to be there) help the economy or is it only social policy? deserves an answer… With apologies to President Obama, I'm going … Continue reading