Boehner Still Sounding the Obamacare Repeal Rallying Call

By: Wednesday November 21, 2012 10:09 am

If you thought the re-election of President Obama would dampen the Republican opposition to Obamacare you were mistaken. Not only are several Republican governors continuing to oppose the law in every way possible, but the Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner is still actively rallying the base against it. Boehner just penned an op-ed [...]

Thomas Ferguson on Debt Deal: Deflationary Impact Starts in October

By: Tuesday August 2, 2011 12:45 pm

Thomas Friedman appeared on The Real News Network today. He says deflationary impact starts relatively soon, what appears to be $300 billion starting in October. And as for those defense cuts being meaningful….well, know we know.

If you haven’t read Tom’s Right Turn: The Decline of the Democrats and the Future of American Politics or Golden Rule: The Investment Theory of Party Competition and the Logic of Money-Driven Political Systems I highly recommend them.  Tom saw it all coming a long time ago, perhaps more clearly than anyone.

About That McConnell Deal…

By: Thursday July 14, 2011 6:36 am

Cantor offered a temporary extension three times last night, and by both Democratic and GOP accounts, that’s what made Obama snap. You gotta feel sorry for the guy. His most ardent supporters are the dumbest motherfuckers in the world, and they don’t  realize he thinks they are digging his political grave.