The national debt spun out of control when Reagan took office. That's weird. This graph shows what happened, and this post explains the cause: Voodoo economics. George H. W. Bush called it that and predicted what would happen.
Voodoo has become standard Republican economics. Bush II bought it, and now they've build it into Trumps economic plan. [Read more...]
Oct 22, 2014. From the start, conservatives (and gold bugs) have accused Obama and the FED or causing rampant inflation. They say there’s too much money and hyper inflation is just about to start. In fact inflation is the lowest since the 1950s.
Oct 19, 2014. ● Under Republicans (since 1981) stocks have risen by 13%. ● Under Democrats they increased 453% — 35 times more. ● Values rise when business is confident.
Oct 18, 2014. The press says claims are the lowest in 14 years. But compared to the number of jobs, they are the lowest since they started keeping records in 1967.
Oct 11, 2014. For at least the last 85 years, since 1929, every time the Democrats take over, jobs are created faster. And every time the Republicans take over, jobs are created slower. We have the exact numbers since 1939, and the difference is huge.
Debt by president, Recession deficit, Deficit causes
Class warfare — who’s winning?
Why is the Chamber of Commerce trouncing the Tea Party? — Stay tuned.