Tag Archives: Tax cut

From the North Poll

CNN released an opinion poll today. Given the margin of error, Obama’s Approve/Disapprove numbers remain essentially unchanged since right before the election. However, the question asking about the right/wrong direction of his policies shows improvement over the past year. In … Continue reading

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What Should the President Have Done?

This is a follow-up to my previous article. What would you have done under the circumstances regarding the tax cut deal? Why?

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America Held Hostage: Day 687

Who Do You Love? Hey Mr. President, why the long face? This was the general opinion of pundits after the November elections. They all seemed to say that Obama looks like a defeated man. That he looks dejected. That he … Continue reading

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America Held Hostage: Day 685

Playing the Hand You Were Dealt Breaking news update: Tax cut deal close to being done. It will be a two year extension of all tax cuts. Democrats in return for giving in on this got a 13 month extension on … Continue reading

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Get Your Man Pants on Mr. President!

Apologies for channeling Sarah Palin. Just when I was thinking of starting a petition drive to fight the Bush Tax cuts for the wealthy I got this in my e-mail box: Fight! Don’t Cave Campaign Isn’t the new era of … Continue reading

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Let the Bush Tax Cuts Die.

I’ve been threatening to give one of our commenters a guest editorial. She wrote something in the comments that just needs to see the light of day. Another commenter on a different blog posted some interesting factoids that you might … Continue reading

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You Solve the Deficit

The Sunday New York Times has a feature in their Week in Review section called “You Fix the Budget”. I’ve worked out a solution, at least given the parameters in the article. I know that some of you will attack this … Continue reading

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