politics Uncategorized

The president is making sense

Why would it drive private insurance out of business? If private insurers say that the marketplace provides the best quality health care; if they tell us that they’re offering a good deal, then why is it that the government, which they say can’t run anything, suddenly is going to drive them out of business? That’s […]

economics politics Uncategorized

Scare of the day

Paul Krugman said it best when it said this isn’t your father’s recession. This is your grandfather’s recession. This looks really bad.


Paul Krugman’s Blog

I was born in 1953. Like the rest of my generation, I took the America I grew up in for granted – in fact, like many in my generation I railed against the very real injustices of our society, marched against the bombing of Cambodia, went door to door for liberal candidates. It’s only in […]