jcamp commented on the blog post Infrastructure Maintenance Alone Could Put Millions to Work
I remember the problem with the Stimulus bill was it’s supply side approach to spending.
The owners of construction businesses got the cash with no requirements for hiring or training new employees and none of the money even went to the existing employees…
Also it is repulsive for taxpayers to fund such things as broadband and railways when they are just handed over to private businesses who turn around and charge us to use what we paid to build.
jcamp commented on the diary post Compromise with the Right? Why the hell should we? by oldionus.
wondering if there is really a debt crisis. I read on Bloomberg this: “The Federal Reserve and the Treasury can work together to generate enough cash probably for the next two or three months to avoid any kind of automatic default on the Treasury debt,” it seems Obama is just using this as a cynical [...]
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