Democratic Congressman John Delaney Wants To Cut Your Social Security And Thinks He Can Become President
The composition of the Delaney commission would include a majority of members appointed by Republicans who want to cut and even dismantle Social Security.
A summit of the four living U.S. central bank chiefs generated a surprising amount of agreement.
Offering empanadas -- and asking for a bailout.
Team Hillary clearly wants to pigeon-hole Sanders on one side of the debate hoping to isolate him from Black and Latino voters. But her strategy is likely to fail. As minority voters get to know Sanders better, his message is likely to erode Hillary's support.
Hillary knows that the disastrous legislation, the Commodity Futures Modernization Act (CFMA), had nothing to do with Sanders and everything to do with then-President Bill Clinton, who devoted his presidency to sucking up to Wall Street. Clinton signed this bill into law as a lame-duck president, ensuring his wife would have massive Wall Street contributions for her Senate run.
Why has economic growth been so slow since the Great Recession? This is the question haunting many economists these days. Second quarter 2015 real GDP growth (after inflation) was just 2.3 percent six years after its end. This is better growth than any other developed economy, but still much too low for a sustainable recovery.
It's late spring, and the Chicken Littles are back. They don't fly but they do cluck.
Both the proposal and the letter come as the Obama administration attempts to secure the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12