How does Reagan's 1984 compare to Obama's 2012? A bit better than you might think. Charts included....
Hope ‘n Change ain’t Morning in America: At first it seemed like [Obama] just wanted to steal Reagan’s reelection playbook. That was the upshot of a lot of wishful thinking masquerading as analysis a few months ago, including a Time... Read Post
Ezra Klein compares spending under Obama to spending under Reagan and Dubya: [T]hese graphs simply establish a basic fact about Obama’s term: While deficits have indeed been high, government spending and investment has been falling ... Read Post
I’m a little late with my column today — hope you’ll think better late than never. The first item is about Reagan, and Obama. We’ve been hearing a lot about Reagan in this campaign. Obama says, “We inherited a mess. We couldn’t fix ... Read Post