Brian Riedl: Obama’s Fantasy Jobs – NYPOST.com


Last year, White House economists claimed that the $862 billion stimulus would create 3.3 million jobs. Since then, the nation has lost more than 3 million jobs. That’s a 6.3 million jobs gap. By the White House’s own standards, the stimulus failed. So President Obama has shifted his argument. Sure, the economy lost jobs, he […]

NPR Blames Impending Failure of EU’s “Five Little Pigs” on “Financial Capitalism”


The February 10, 2010, broadcast of NPR’s On Point with Tom Ashbrook, Europe’s Debt, Global Crisis?, analyzes the growing debt crisis of the five PIIGS of the European Union – Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece, and Spain.  Little Greece has the worst credibility problem.  The reason why this matters is due to fears that Greece could [...]

Andrew Stern


Stern

For the entire Andrew Stern profile, click here. Selected highlights from the Andrew Stern profile: Former New Leftist Andrew Stern is the current President of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the second largest labor union in North America. The economic model championed by Stern and SEIU includes universal health care, increased taxation, an expansion of social […]