Tag Archives: Infrastructure

The American Prospect: Opinion- Sasha Abramsky- “Sharing The Wealth”: Why Expanding Economic Freedom is Better

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I’ve been asked several times why I’m a Liberal and what it means to be a Liberal, to define Liberal, define liberalism. And I give the same answers to all … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Mike Conrad- America’s Anti-Liberal Myth: Why Democrats Learned The Wrong Less From 1984

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Just correct some of the things that Mike Conrad said. Walter Mondale lost badly in 1984 to Ronald Reagan winning just one state and just over forty-percent of the popular … Continue reading

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The American Prospect: Opinion- Robert Kuttner: ‘The Libertarian Delusion’

Source: The New Democrat Plus Just to start off about the so-called free market and if we’re going to talk about the free market we might as well talk about Santa Clause since neither one of them exists. As much as … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Institute: Next New Deal- Richard Kirsch- The Politics of Responsibility

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus If I was advising for Hillary Clinton, which might be a scary thought for both her and me, because I don’t have a lot of respect for her as a … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion- David Brooks- The Opportunity Coalition

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I like where David Brooks went with his column today and what I like most about being a blogger, the ability to read so much in one day and then be … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- Zoe Carpenter- The Progressive Resurgence

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat When Republicans took back control of the House of Representatives in 2011, thanks to the Tea Party, the Republican right-wing had all the momentum when it came to economic policy. As … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast: Video: Sinkhole Madness!

Sinkhole Madness! – YouTube. Here’s a perfect example of why we need more and better infrastructure investment in America

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RT: The Big Picture With Thom Hartmann- How Big Should Government Be?

Source: Thom Hartmann: The Big Picture- How Big Should Government Be? In this editorial, Thom Hartmann said that government should be big enough to insure that all Americans have access to quality affordable health care. And I guess that means health … Continue reading

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Huffington Post: Opinion- Want Jobs? Rescue Homeowners and Infrastructure Investment

Huffington Post: Opinion- Richard Eskow-Want Jobs? Recue Homeowners and Infrastructure Investment It’s not very often that I agree with Richard Eskow but he’s right in a few areas. Two fastest ways to create more jobs and to double or triple. … Continue reading

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