Cato: The Solution is Legislation!

Source: By Bionic Mosquito   Cato: The Solution is Legislation!   Kevin Dowd, writing for the Cato Institute, finds fault in the modeling of the Fed and the risks this faulty modeling introduces into the financial sector. The U.S. financial system faces a major, growing, and much under-appreciated threat from the Federal Reserve’s risk […]

Nat Hentoff at Cato: Second American Revolution Underway (?)

Source: By Nick Sorrentino Nat Hentoff at Cato: Second American Revolution Underway (?)   These are not the lunatic rantings of some guy in the wilds of Idaho. They come from a widely respected writer who has spent over 50 years writing about speech (and jazz) in the world’s preeminent journals. When a guy […]

Is Santa Haslam Bringing Tennesseans an Obamacare Exchange for Christmas?

Source: By Lesley Swann Governor Bill Haslam recently announced he plans to put off the decision on whether to form the health care exchanges outlined in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, after HHS Secretary Kathleen Sibelius extended the deadlinefor states to notify the federal government until Dec. 14. […]

We Are on the Road to Bankruptcy 2

Source: By John Stossel President Obama said in his State of the Union speech, “We’ve already agreed to more than $2 trillion in cuts and savings.” That was reassuring. The new budget he released this week promises $4 trillion in “deficit reduction” — about half in tax increases and half in spending cuts. But […]