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The Center for American Progress is now ten years old and had its 10th anniversary celebration yesterday, bringing in a number of Democratic Party heavy-hitters. The Huffington Post caught something ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 02:05 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
That's right. Remember my last diary where I did prove without a shadow of a doubt that the austerity that this administration has put forth right now, and in effect right now, does not make this ...
by priceman
Comment Count 530 comments on Wed May 08, 2013 at 08:00 AM PDT with 130 Recommends
I generally do not like to write diaries that are based entirely on somebody else's work but I'm making an exception. I was just over at Jared Bernstein's blog " On The Economy ." I realize this ...
by bradams
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 06:30 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Like many others, I'm not worried about the so-called fiscal “cliff,” and the ravages to the economy that are likely to occur if Congress doesn't do something about it before the end of the year.
by Letsgetitdone
Comment Count 49 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 07:17 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Mitt Romney hasn't released a full-on budget proposal, because, well, he's running for president, for Pete's sake. Putting specifics on paper could make him unpopular. That would really be true ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue May 22, 2012 at 08:55 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
To reiterate a point made in ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Aug 24, 2011 at 09:53 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
Now, in all fairness, Greg Sargent did not call John Boehner's hostage demands an act of class war. That was me, and others like me, others like Robert Greenstein of the Center on Budget and Policy ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 193 comments on Thu Jul 28, 2011 at 03:27 PM PDT with 210 Recommends
By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z7FiBsR8OQ[/youtube] How will the next generation of seniors pay for health care if ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 20, 2011 at 08:55 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
If Republicans got their Way ... there would be no more Medicare. If Republicans got their Way ... you couldn't Retire until 70. If Republicans got their Way ... they'd privatize Social ...
by jamess
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Sep 22, 2010 at 07:19 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
If Republicans got their Way ... there would be no more Medicare. If Republicans got their Way ... you couldn't Retire until 70. If Republicans got their Way ... they'd privatize Social ...
by jamess
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Aug 14, 2010 at 06:57 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Ryan Budget's Radical Priorities Center on Budget and Policy Priorities By Paul N. Van de Water -- July 7, ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Aug 13, 2010 at 03:43 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Confused about all the GDP talk. Of course, that's the point. The truth: Social security, welfare, and other transfer payments are not included in government expenditures. Recipients ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Aug 05, 2010 at 03:44 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
So it comes down to this. Republicans believe they can turn bullshit into gold. Despite the inescapable conclusion of history, ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jul 15, 2010 at 11:28 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
In June, an analysis from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities confirmed that gap between rich and poor in the United States ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Jul 10, 2010 at 10:28 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities economists just confirmed the trends of the last 8 years -- Most of the the Economic Gains went to the very Wealthy, while the rest of us struggled to ...
by jamess
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 05:35 PM PDT with 45 Recommends