Nice overview of how things stand vis. the “fiscal cliff.” The Puritanism that surrounds how most people talk about debt–esp. government debt–really irritates and shows
When the only cuts on the table would inflict real harm on people with modest incomes and save small amounts of money, that is a
…The important thing to understand now is that while the election is over, the class war isn’t. The same people who bet big on Mr.
The corporate CEOs who have made a high-profile foray into deficit negotiations have themselves been substantially responsible for the size of the deficit they now