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Paul Krugman Is Tired Of You People

As anyone who's ever owned a car can understand, money serves the same function in the economy as oil does in the engine of your car. We all know what happens when you let the car run out of oil (there's a very good reason why they call that

Dear Democrats: The Stimulus Worked, Start Acting Like It

About the only people on the planet who say the 2009 Recovery Act (ARRA) failed are Republicans. This is a necessary posture for them, given that not one of them voted for it. They have too much ideology vested in its failure to admit success,

Administration Looks At More Half-Way Stimulus Methods

Oy. This White House is just so timid, so careful, so freakin' measured about everything that what should be serious policy making turns into an extended game of "Mother May I?": With just two months until the November elections, the White