Tag Archive: Super Committee

We Can Stop the Crazy Train Before It Gets to Greece

Crazy Train

Let’s face it.  We’re a deeply divided country.   You can make a case, I guess, that it’s not the American people who disagree on just about everything; it’s the politicians.  And there’s no question that the two parties “disagree profoundly on a vision of government,” as an editorial in the Wall Street Journal puts it….

Entitlements – Why Fix Them When You Can Demagogue Them?

Nancy Pelosi

Is anyone really surprised that the so-called “Super Committee” in Washington didn’t come up with a compromise to cut our national debt? After all, any serious plan would have required a change to government entitlements… and we simply can’t have that! Entitlement reform has long been considered the third rail of American politics. But one…