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Matthew Yglesias, June 2009: The Deficit Is About To Fall So Much They'll Be Calling Obama "The Deficit Slayer"

I believe this thinking was predicated on there being an actual economic recovery -- a recovery does wonders for a government's balance sheets. It never occurred to Yglesias -- or, for that matter, anyone in the White House -- that....
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Fact Sheet: Obama's Tax And Deficit Plan

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2011 Fact Sheet: Living Within Our Means and Investing in the Future - The President’s Plan for Economic Growth and Deficit Reduction Overview The hea... Read Post

Dan Dorfman: Enjoy Yourself, It's Later than You Think

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog (4 years ago)

Excessive debt, high unemployment, ballooning budget deficit: any way you look at it, these are not the makings of a sustained economic recovery, no matter what the White House and various self-proclaimed financial experts tell us. Read Post

Richard Koo Slams Republicans For Manufacturing A Crisis, And Pursuing The "Worst Possible Economic Policy"

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock (3 years ago)

This will not surprise anyone who is familiar with Richard Koo and his work on balance sheet recessions, and his exhortations to use government deficits to balance out a deleveraging economy, but just in case... the Nomura economist... Read Post

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