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Bruce Bartlett was on Hardball today. If you missed his appearance it was simply amazing. He destroyed every Republican fiscal talking point in 5 minutes. He then ended the interview with this ...
by SharksBreath
Comment Count 300 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 11:45 PM PDT with 647 Recommends
Following close on the heels of conservative commentator David Frum's [http://www.frumforum.com/waterloo recent column] in which he lambasted the Republicans for their obstructionist tactics, former ...
by SuperBowlXX
Comment Count 388 comments on Fri Mar 26, 2010 at 12:12 PM PDT with 612 Recommends
Kudos to DailyKos diarist(s) Roosevelt Institute for spotting the article this morning, and succinctly summarizing it, as follows: Bruce Bartlett explains how he got shunned and excommunicated from ...
by Sharon Wraight
Comment Count 157 comments on Tue Nov 27, 2012 at 06:50 PM PST with 504 Recommends
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 749 comments on Thu Feb 04, 2010 at 04:12 AM PST with 475 Recommends
What can you say about a Democratic President who finally publicly acknowledges that when it comes to the economy and fiscal issues, in general—you know, those little issues that were foremost in ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 795 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 04:00 AM PST with 441 Recommends
The byline date on this is a week old, but it was just forwarded to my by my son. Last week Bruce Bartlett, longtime conservative Republican, wrote ...
by Pinecone
Comment Count 276 comments on Sat Mar 27, 2010 at 05:40 AM PDT with 387 Recommends
Last week at CPAC potential Republican candidates were invoking President Ronald Reagan ad-nauseam. Ed Schultz asked Bruce Bartlett, former adviser to Reagan, how would Reagan have been treated at ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 247 comments on Tue Mar 03, 2015 at 12:04 PM PST with 348 Recommends
It's amazing what one can learn from a perusal of Republican websites like National Review , TownHall , and even ...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 214 comments on Wed Feb 21, 2007 at 02:22 PM PST with 217 Recommends
Over the last 30-plus years Americans' apathy has allowed a party to manhandle the majority. Many claim that the major reasons for this are the corruption of politics by money and corporate ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 214 comments on Sun Oct 06, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 194 Recommends
Those racist southern Democrats trying to keep Vivian ...
by kos
Comment Count 117 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 02:27 PM PST with 92 Recommends
Not only is it the right thing to do, it also costs a lot less than you might think. Voodoo economics is back, folks. On their very first day in session, House ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 09:00 AM PST with 64 Recommends
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by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 85 comments on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 12:33 PM PST with 53 Recommends
You gotta spend money to make money. And it's the right thing to do. To what GOP magic math model am I referring? Something called "dynamic scoring." You may be asking yourself what could be wrong ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Feb 08, 2015 at 12:15 PM PST with 50 Recommends
There used to be a good reason to have a debt ceiling. It was preferable to the previous system of selling government bonds : So how did we ...
by bay of arizona
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 12:34 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
"Reality," Stephen Colbert famously explained to ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 12:25 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
In a new Gallup poll released Wednesday, small business owners revealed that the lack of need for new employees (76 percent), worries over revenue (71 percent) and concern about the state of the U.S.
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 11:19 AM PST with 34 Recommends
In an article recently posted at The New Republic Bruce Bartlett discusses the rising tide of conservative support for the election of Barack Obama. This support reflects the deep divisions within ...
by paul94611
Comment Count 47 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2008 at 05:21 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Back in the 1980's, President Ronald Reagan hailed the expansion of the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) as "the best anti-poverty, ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Apr 08, 2010 at 12:13 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
In one of the most disgusting and disingenuous acts of political misdirection in recent memory, former Reagan and Bush 41 ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Dec 25, 2007 at 08:41 AM PST with 29 Recommends
Senator Bernie Sanders insists we now have a Mandate to end the Bush Tax Cuts for wealthy Americans. Unfortunately however, the Party of wealthy Americans , of course, doesn't believe in Polls . ...
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 04:44 AM PST with 25 Recommends