Brad DeLong: As bad news about the economy gets ever worse, the party of growth, markets and business is opposing every effort by President Barack Obama to shorten the recession and put people back to work.
Harold Meyerson: Who You Calling Socialist?
swimming freestyle: Despite the unAmerican asshats who're openly rooting for Obama's failure, and the incessant attacks and obstructionism of rabid ideologues, most Americans are hoping for the best, crossing their fingers, and praying this new president and his administration are able to pull off some miracles.
POGO Blog: Obama's statement yesterday on reforming government contracting was welcome news. His recommendations go to the heart of the systemic failures of how the federal government currently spends hundreds of billions of taxpayer dollars.