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Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Obama Says Tax Cuts Not Best Way to “Spend” Money


“Intending to talk about colleges and worker training, President Obama on Monday suddenly found himself in a spirited election-year debate with a business advisory group about whose tax cuts should be extended and for how long…. ‘If we were going to spend $700 billion, it seems it would be wiser having that $700 billion going to folks who would spend that money right away,’ he said.” (Washington Post)

Cutting taxes is not a form of government spending!

FEE Timely Classic
“The Grasping Macroeconomic Managers” by Sheldon Richman