another Obama lie

The mainstream press provided wide coverage when President Barack Obama said equipment maker Caterpillar would rehire laid-off workers if Congress passed his stimulus package. But the media were relatively quiet about that claim when Caterpillar recently announced that not only would it not rehire workers, but was cutting additional jobs. Caterpillar Inc., the world’s largest […]

how to understand the stimulus bill

Shortly after class, an economics student approaches his economics professor and says, “I don’t understand this stimulus bill. Can you explain it to me?” The professor replied, “I don’t have any time to explain it at my office, but if you come over to my house on Saturday and help me with my weekend project, […]

what a difference 4 years makes

Headlines This Week 4 Years Ago “Republicans spending $42 million on inauguration while troops Die in unarmored Humvees” “Bush extravagance exceeds any reason during tough economic times” “Fat cats get their $42 million inauguration party, Ordinary Americans get the shaft” Headlines This Week “Historic Obama Inauguration will cost only $120 million” “Obama Spends $120 million […]