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Pay Off the National Debt

   By Bob Shapiro

Our leaders in Congress and the White House have been spending, and promising future spending, way beyond our country’s means for generations. Taken together, our overspending, plus off budget agency debt, and plus the current value of unfunded liabilities for entitlement programs is around $225 Trillion. 665 more words

GDP & Employment

Bad Economic News, Part 2

Yes, there is more bad economic news coming out of Europe. Industrial production fell by 1.9 percent in August compared to the same month last year. 762 more words

Bad Economic News, Part 1

Yankees baseball legend Yogi Berra coined the proverbial phrase “It ain’t over ’til it’s over”. That is certainly true about the European economic crisis. This past week saw a crop of bad news from the Old World. 1,077 more words

Outsourcing the Federal Bureaucracy

Embrace OMB Circular A76, to fully privatize as much of the federal government as possible, overriding the president’s blockage of privatization if necessary, Make part of the review of federal agencies, an evaluation of just how much has been contracted-out. 845 more words

ACA

Europe Trapped in Welfare Statism

Europe keeps struggling with its impossible balanced-budget endeavor.

In a desperate attempt to save the welfare state while also balancing the government budget they keep destroying economic opportunity for their entrepreneurs and households. 379 more words