Category Archives: bailouts

Health care

It’s economics day evidently. I found another good article on why Health Care Reform won’t work here at the Fiscal Times ,there is also a blog post here from the comments section that makes some fine points. Then there is … Continue reading

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Cash for Clunkers

  It’s been slow at work for the last 8 months but really slow the last two, now February and March are typically kinda slow in the auto repair biz but this is pretty amazingly bad. Yesterday in my ample … Continue reading

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From Cato

Obama has several models to choose from: He could reverse his tax-spend-and-regulate policies and hope for the same economic and political results that Reagan achieved. He could, like Bill Clinton, recognize the political obstacles to his sweeping ambitions and learn … Continue reading

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Something for Rahm and Obama to ponder

Obama’s Other Massachusetts ProblemFrom the Cato Institute using the CBO numbers and stats“Our study evaluates Massachusetts’ 2006 health law, which bears a “remarkable resemblance” to the president’s plan.” Just something to think about before losing a bunch more seats in … Continue reading

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Government is not the answer

What is Driving Rising Healthcare Costs? — The American, A Magazine of Ideas

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Ace of Spades HQ

From the comments section comes a really great idea: In order to pay for all the liberal programs and the expansion of those on the government payroll, I propose we the people require anyone who wants to be a politician … Continue reading

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Has Capitalism Failed? — Seeking Alpha

Has Capitalism Failed? — Seeking Alpha It hasn’t and our current version isn’t very at levels above the retail market. H/T to Robert V. on facebook for aiming me to an interesting website.

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More libertarian ideas

Too big

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Continued ideas

Crash, I agree in theory but frequently we have little or no choice but to buy from a corporation. I’m not a fan of big government either but we can elect new people if we don’t like their policies. True … Continue reading

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Obvious truths

Government produces nothing, zip, zilch, zero, the very most it can do is redistribute something someone else made or possessed. When we talk about trillion dollar bailouts the government isn’t paying because it has nothing to give without taking from … Continue reading

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