Jon N. Hall: October 2010 Archives

Tea Party Clarity on the Deficit

Despite the hegemonic control they've enjoyed since January 2009, Democrats continue to blame George W. Bush for everything, especially the budget deficit. Democrats trot out the "Clinton surpluses" from 1998 through 2001. But were there any surpluses? Read More

Money Is Still Money, Isn't It?

The emphasis on America's total federal debt deflects our attention from a more pressing matter. Rather than the aggregate number, what the media should focus on more intensely is the yearly number: the deficit. Read More

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