Tag Archives: Grand Bargain

Reagan official’s take on the so-called Fiscal Cliff/Grand Bargain

Former Reagan Official Blasts GOP: Dogmatic, Relies on Fantasy | Alternet “Let me point out something very important. Federal revenues today, right now, are about 15.8 percent of the GDP. That is way, way below the historical average. If we … Continue reading

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FOCUS | The Pirates Behind the Campaign to Fix the Debt

Listening to these people talk about the national economy is like listening to a burglar tell you that you should really polish the silver more often … In a sensible world, the whole notion of taking seriously the economic proposals … Continue reading

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Eisenhower’s take on the so-called Fiscal Cliff/Grand Bargain

Eisenhower said, “Should any political party attempt to abolish social security, unemployment insurance, and eliminate labor laws and farm programs, you would not hear of that party again in our political history. There is a tiny splinter group, of course, … Continue reading

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