A combination of spending cuts and tax increases could bring the economy to its knees at the end of 2012. By our count, the economy must deal with nine significant fiscal events that will be automatically triggered by current law if Congress and the president...
It seems to me that something happens to people when they become members of the U.S. Congress: their arrogance quotient goes up, and their intelligence quotient goes down. . . . .
Here’s my scenario. Having little choice, President Obama is signaling...