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Fiscal Hell without the Hand Basket: Of Debt and Job Destruction

The federal government does make it hard for me to enjoy my vacation.  Capitalism Today has returned to find the economy in a bigger mess than it was in just a month ago.   It is time to get back to work. Congress and the President passed an increase in the debt ceiling this week to …

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Reducing the Federal Deficit: A bandwagon worth jumping on

Last week I provided broad parameters for reducing the federal budget deficit. Since then President Obama’s Debt Commission co-chairs have made some preliminary suggestions for reducing the deficit. It’s actually a pretty good read. They suggest major and minor cuts in spending alike. Since then it seems that everyone has been making suggestions for reducing …

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