Entries Tagged as 'fiscal policy'

Journal Still Promoting Voodoo Economics

October 6th, 2014 · 3 Comments · budget policy, Congress, economy, journalism, tax policy

By Denise Tessier Based on the latest figures from the U.S. Labor Department, USA Today (and other news outlets) reported over the weekend that September’s unemployment rate had dropped below 6 percent for the first time since 2008, when George W. Bush left in his wake a destroyed economy that saw losses of a million […]

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Two Cheers for Journal's Editors

October 5th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Arthur Alpert The Albuquerque Journal published two dangerous articles in two days. That’s noteworthy, so I am taking note of them. “It is time to tax me more.” Those words concluded an Op Ed column (Friday, Oct. 1) by Garrett Gruener, a wealthy venture capitalist. He wrote that low personal tax rates don’t determine […]

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