Category: Austerity Programs

112th Congress Out Performs Do-Nothing Congress of '48

112th Congress Out Performs Do-Nothing Congress of '48
Something funny happened to the people we sent to serve us as the 112th U.S. Congress – so far they have out performed the famous “Do-Nothing Congress of 1948.” Not a very good distinction! Now, that should really please the hell out of us all given the fact that unemployment remains locked at an anemic... Read more »

Republicans Want Austerity Programs While Post 9/11 Intelligence Complex Costs Skyrocket

Republicans Want Austerity Programs While Post 9/11 Intelligence Complex Costs Skyrocket
Republicans swept into the House of Representatives giving them control while handing the president a bitter pill to swallow. Sure, government spending has been out of control for a long time. Unfortunately, most spending is not for the benefit of the people. Well, regular people anyway. The United States has long supported a secret government... Read more »