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Tag: deficits
  • Cost of Obama’s Presidency? $9 Trillion

    From the Washington Post: The nation would be forced to borrow more than $9 trillion over the next decade under President Obama’s policies, the White House acknowledged late Friday, bringing their long-term budget forecast in line with independent estimates. The new projections add approximately $2 trillion to budget deficits through 2019. Earlier this year, the …

  • A Rebirth of Keynesianism?!

    As I was flipping through the radio last night, that’s what I heard on NPR: that all of a sudden, Keynesianism was making a comeback. I know I shouldn’t expect too much from state-sponsored radio, but really, where have they been the last century? The philosophy of deficit spending, government working to stimulate industry, the …