In the back of my mind, I have been hoping that maybe I am wrong, that I have a pessimistic view of the world, and things are actually going to get better sooner than later. It sucks being right… Elmendorf Sees Even Bleaker Jobless Outlook CBO Director Elmendorf said today the country has not yet … Read more CBO Projection Underestimated Unemployment Rates
The circus in Washington surrounding this issue continues, and I am wondering if anybody else is asking the important question, “Why is this such an emergency when we know that this healthcare reform is not going to reduce the deficit, create jobs, or help the economy?” It is more than obvious that this is just … Read more Obama DeathCare Roundup: Where To Start?
Yesterday, the director of the CBO, Douglas Elmendorf, (also a former senior fellow at the Brookings Institute 2007-2009), was “invited” to the White House to meet with the resident’s “key budget and health advisors”, and outside experts to discuss “achieving cost savings in health reform”. I am supposing that people would not be making such … Read more CBO Director Summoned To White House: More Chicago Thuggery?