Years ago, when interest rates were low, calls for the federal government to exercise fiscal restraint were dismissed. That was unwise.
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Looking at better and worse projections.
Former BB&T Bank CEO John Allison vs. Moody's Mark Zandi
We will make it through the weekend, folks, but our problems will outlast the current president, alas.
Good government measures can reduce unemployment during a recession.
And the world did not end
Oh, that's right. The government remains completely irresponsible.
Well, that's a cheery thought
Hang on, the ride isn't over
Yes, the feds really want to replicate the mistakes of the past
It's a nice place to visit but, really, don't move there
That outstrips the actual poverty rate