Tag Archives: infrastructure


8 Nov

On Saturday, I made this joke: Continue reading

Like a Business

14 May

Running government like a business apparently means this:

When someone gives you a gift of millions of dollars, you put it in the bank for a rainy day, and perform desperately needed infrastructure repairs and improvements with borrowed money, which the county must repay with interest.

The stimulus can’t work if the money isn’t spent, and is socked away for a rainy day. Why Collins bothered to attend Obama’s visit to ISI yesterday is beyond me.

Shorter Robert Reich

23 Nov

We are all Keynesians now.

(Article here)