The Shifting Tide

Have you seen it?  Have you seen friends who were diehard Obama supporters in November slowly having doubts?   Have you

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President Obama Address to Congress: The Era of Big Government is Back!

Barack Obama, in his first official speech to Congress, in short order has declared the end of the concept of small government that has been the predominating ideology in Federal control since 1981. Some have called it the end of the Reagan Revolution; I think they are right. Mr. Obama is clearly making a serious push to move the United States politically to the left, much like Franklin D. Roosevelt did with the New Deal, or like Ronald Reagan was able to successfully move the country to the right in the 1980s.

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‘A Recession like no other…’???

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UidUpr63c0w&eurl=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/02/09/obama-news-conference-liv_n_165177.html President Obama had his first prime time press conference last night, mainly to push his stimulus bill.  This is

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Why the Stimulus Plan Won’t Work: Part 2

So, my piece on the likely failure of the stimulus plan has been one of my most popular posts ever. 

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The reality about the New Deal

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/23/business/23view.html?_r=1&ref=business An excellent piece by Professor Tyler Cowan regarding the truths about FDR’s New Deal. A synopsis: Monetary policy was

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