If One Of These People Were My Mother Or Father, I'd Have To Lock Myself Up

The city of Detroit is undergoing painful bankruptcy proceedings, the likes of which we’ve never seen. A key component of that includes slashing the pensions and health care of already retired city workers. What a great message to younger generations of working people — work hard all your lives just to get screwed. And yes, […]

Technology Can Fix the Budget Crisis

A pair of Clinton-era telecom regulators and “card-carrying Democrats” want to bring back some of the economic magic of the go-go 1990s with an ambitious plan to accelerate growth, shrink the national debt while revolutionizing the delivery of government services and help slow global warming. The plan from former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Reed Hundt […]