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New CBO Numbers Confirm Simple Task of Balancing the Budget with Modest Spending Restraint

It’s not a big day for normal people, but today is exciting for fiscal policy wonks because the Congressional Budget Office has released its new 10-year forecast… 689 weitere Wörter

Fiscal Policy

Why We Should Be Deeply Worried about Our National Debt

My last post is highly critical of the economist and New York Times columnist, Paul Krugman, for encouraging massive new deficit spending to stimulate our under-performing economy. 332 weitere Wörter

Jack Heidel

Paul Krugman’s Great Crime: Stealing from Our Nation’s Future

New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is perhaps the most ardent Keynesian economist in the U.S. today. Let’s agree that Mr. Krugman is a very intelligent and articulate fellow.  337 weitere Wörter

Jack Heidel

Money, money, money....

Isn’t it about time Alaskans give Penny and the late Ron Zobel the recognition  they deserve for altering history in a way no one could have guessed 30 years ago. 953 weitere Wörter

US trade deficit hits $44.5 billion, biggest in 10 months

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit increased to the highest point in 10 months, driven up by a big rise in imports of oil and Chinese-made computers, cell phones and clothing. 545 weitere Wörter


Amazing! Some Progressives May Actually Understand Economics

I have to constantly remind my readers that I am a non-ideological fiscal conservative. I simply want our national leaders to address our two most serious fiscal and economic problems which are: 328 weitere Wörter

Jack Heidel

ADHD Symptoms and Treatment

Attention – Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the current term for a specific developmental disorder seen in both children and adults that is compri