Almost No Regular Americans Rank Deficit As Their Top Issue

By: Tuesday May 22, 2012 10:26 am

Just one single percent of Americans rank the deficit as the most important issue for them in choosing a president, according to the new Washington Post/ABC News poll. The percentage of Americans who think the deficit is the most important issue this election is so incredibly tiny that it is practically unmeasurable. What Americans really [...]

Obama’s Pivot to Jobs Will Last Almost a Whole Week

By: Wednesday September 7, 2011 8:54 am

Tomorrow will be President Obama’s big jobs speech before the joint session of Congress. This is Obama’s pivot to unemployment, which is the biggest crisis in American right now and predicted to drag on for years. Unfortunately, reports are that this pivot to jobs probably won’t even last a full week before Obama puts his [...]

In Retrospect Obama Should Have Focused More on Jobs

By: Tuesday September 6, 2011 10:22 am

I don’t mind being attacked for my views. After all, I try to be thought-provoking, bring a new perspective to issues, and offer creative ideas that might not be popular. What I do find strange is being attacked in the New York Time by Jonathan Chait for what I consider a completely noncontroversial statement: in [...]