Sep 25, 2015
The Shutdown Message: Every Now and Then, the GOP Should Disrupt the Status Quo
Sep 18, 2015
While there were some great moments in the latest GOP debate, and some terrific individual performances - Carly Fiorina seemed to grab all the buzz in the aftermath - one thing that barely came up was the economy.
It was very much like the first debate.
Sep 10, 2015
The lack of growth under Obama has hurt Americans at the bottom of the ladder the most, and a 4% growth path is the best way to help the poorest among us.
Sep 5, 2015
I’ll offer a compromise thought that might settle the will-they/won’t-they confusion that reigns over financial markets. How about a one-eighth-of-a-point rate hike? We could call it one-eighth and done.
Aug 28, 2015
Here's a historical fact that Donald Trump, and many voters attracted to him, may not know: The last American president who was a trade protectionist was Republican Herbert Hoover. Obviously that economic strategy didn't turn out so well , either for the nation or the GOP.
Aug 19, 2015
Just-published minutes from the Fed’s July 28-29 meeting indicate that most officials saw conditions for a rate liftoff as “not yet” achieved. They may be approaching a rate-hike moment, but they’re not there yet.
Aug 14, 2015
My hope: The Fed moves at the pace of an injured snail. Frankly I’m not even sure it should do that much.
Aug 7, 2015
Economic growth and optimism are the keys to victory. But until Republicans spell out specifics on taxes, trade, and money, they won’t close the deal.