Saturday, December 10th, 2016

I somehow missed this, but President Barack Obama said in an interview with 60 Minutes, The issue here is not going be a list of accomplishments. As you said yourself, Steve, you know, I would put our legislative and foreign policy accomplishments in our first two years against any president — with the possible exceptions […]

So far, President Obama has exceeded his goal: The major market indexes have staggered to their lowest levels in a decade, pulled lower by investors’ rapidly waning confidence. The S&P 500 index fell to April 1997 levels Monday and the Dow sunk to October 1997 levels — as investors succumbed to their growing worries about […]

Jim Powell gives a thirty-second overview of what FDR did wrong during the Depression, much of it analogous to today. Print this entry