By Linda J. Bilmes, Daniel Patrick Moynihan Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Public Finance, Harvard University. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. AP Photo/J.... The post Congress’ budget dysfunction is more than 4 decades in the making...
And that’s saying something. It’s National Signing Day! But you probably couldn’t tell it from this episode. Topics: This is now an NFL podcast. Finding the Winning Edge is as great as you’ve heard. Mitch Daniels wrote the worst college sports piece of all time. Georgia Southern: macro vs. Show More Summary
1. What ever happened to automobile insurance as an economic issue? 2. Why are guitar sales declining? 3. What is Mitch Daniels doing with Purdue? 4. Are Mormon beauty queens taking over your Instagram feed? 5. “For all the deservedShow More Summary
MITCH DANIELS: The Anti-GMO movement isn’t just unscientific, it’s immoral. “This is the kind of foolishness that rich societies can afford to indulge. But when they attempt to inflict their superstitions on the poor and hungry peoples of the planet, the cost shifts from affordable to dangerous and the debate from scientific to moral.”
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Can Mitchonomics Fix The Broken Higher Ed Business? “Under [Mitch] Daniels, things have been generally cheery at Purdue. With return on investment increasingly important to students, given the price of attending and the corresponding debt, Purdue has something to sell: static costs and a good job if you graduate, especially in […]
Bloomberg, Can Mitchonomics Fix the Broken Business of Higher Ed?: Under [Mitch] Daniels, things have been generally cheery at Purdue. With return on investment increasingly important to students, given the price of attending and the corresponding debt, Purdue has something to sell: static costs and a good job if you...
WASHINGTON – The Republicans’ tax bill would somewhat improve the existing revenue system that once caused Mitch Daniels (former head of the Office of Management and Budget, former Indiana governor) to say: Wouldn’t it be nice to have a tax code that looked as though it had been designed on purpose? Today’s bill, which is […]
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels' salary recently topped $769,000 a year. The Lafayette Journal & Courier reports a portion of the former Indiana governor's pay was based on his yearly … Click to Continue »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has ruled that IBM Corp. owes Indiana $78 million in damages stemming from the company's failed effort to automate much of the state's welfare services. Mitch Daniels cancelled the company's $1.3 billion contract to privatize and automate the processing of Indiana's welfare applications following numerous complaints.
The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, and David Beard. LeadingShow More Summary
Mitch Daniels was an excellent governor, keeping Indiana in the black and avoiding the ruinous spending and regulation that are dragging down many other states. After leaving office, he took over the presidency of Purdue University, which he has also been successfully managing. Show More Summary
A teacher in Indiana's thoughts on returning to teaching in the public schools. Indiana has been taken over by the forces of corporate school reform, under a succession of Republican governors devoted to school choice: Mitch Daniels, Mike Pence, now Eric Holcomb. Show More Summary
The Indianapolis Star publishes an op-ed column by former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels, who writes, “From 2006-16, the state highway budget virtually doubled. A construction budget that had averaged $700 million per year shot up to over $1 billion every year, peaking around $1.5 billion. Show More Summary
MITCH DANIELS’ LATEST IS HUGE: Purdue to acquire Kaplan University, increase access for millions. “To launch the new university, Purdue will acquire Kaplan University and its institutional operations and assets, including its 15 campuses and learning centers, 32,000 students, 3,000 employees, and decades of experience in distance education. Show More Summary
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Arkansas newspapers: Texarkana Gazette. March 4, 2017. Back in 2009, Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels quietly tried to ban the works of historian Howard … Click to Continue »
Daily Journal provides a brief look at Senate Bill 453, a proposal calling for “tolling to be allowed on the Indiana Commerce Connector, an interstate first proposed more than a decade ago by former Gov. Mitch Daniels....” The newspaper...Show More Summary
City Slickers pals Mitch and Phil are together again. Billy Crystal (Mitch) and Daniel Stern (Phil) have reunited for a hilarious and quite realistic parody of HBO’s Westworld for Funny or Die. Keeping with Westworld‘s storyline, hosts...Show More Summary
Billy Crystal and Daniel Stern reprised their roles of Mitch and Phil from the 1991 comedy City Slickers in a Funny or Die video that placed the characters as malfunctioning hosts in HBO‘s Westworld. Years after their ‘City Slickers’ narrative was retired, Westworld hosts Mitch (Billy Crystal) & Phil (Daniel Stern) are still happily driving […]
City Slickers in Westworld feat. Bill... 6:15 Years after their 'City Slickers' narrative was retired, Westworld hosts Mitch (Billy Crystal) & Phil (Daniel Stern) are still happily driving cattle, however Mitch has started to malfunction...Show More Summary