‘Words Matter’: An Un-narrated Obama Documentary/Review

SnorkelDogg YouTube 9/2/2012

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WSJ: Fed Buying 61 Percent of US Debt; Egan-Jones Downgrades U.S. Credit Rating

Julie Crawshaw and Forrest Jones Moneynews 28 Mar 2012

The Federal Reserve is propping up the entire U.S. economy by buying 61 percent of the government debt issued by the Treasury Department, a trend that cannot last, Lawrence Goodman, a former Treasury official and current president of the Center for Financial Stability, writes in a […]

Evidently it’s not just about the ‘climate’ in California

Windfall of cash could hit state treasury from global warming program

Paul Rogers San Jose Mercury News 4/7/2012

For the past 10 years, California has struggled with huge budget deficits and wrenching cuts. Suddenly, however, the state is poised to raise billions from an unusual new source: the proceeds from its landmark global warming law.

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How Reagan Cut Oil Prices And Why It Won’t Happen Now

A Weak Dollar, Not Oil Company Greed, is Driving Prices Up

Editorial Investors.com 4/5/2012

Energy: Governments aren’t powerless to slash the price of oil. Ronald Reagan and Paul Volcker once did exactly that. But it took a kind of commitment not in sight today.

Among all the factors pushing up prices at the gas pump, […]

Agenda 21 Is Repackaged Socialism, Unsustainable Development

Chriss W. Street Big Government 2/9/2012

This year marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of the United Nation’s Brundtland Report, which defined Sustainable Development as “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” But aristocratic socialists have corrupted the sustainable development movement into a […]

’11 stunning revelations from Larry Summers’s secret economics memo to Barack Obama’

Jeff G. Protein Wisdom 1/23/2012

James Pethokoukis looks at the 57-page Larry Summers memo Ryan Lizza used for his New Yorker piece on policymaking in the Obama White House and comes away with a few revelations. Which are, he says, stunning. And are as follows:

1. The stimulus was about implementing the Obama agenda. 2. […]