Posts Tagged ‘presidential debate’

  • Obama/Biden and Romney/Ryan Issues

    Election Economics: The Economics of Foreign Policy

    Oct 22, 12 • 407 Views • No Comments

    Although tonight’s presidential debate is about foreign policy, perhaps the real focus is the economy. More than 200 years ago, Alexander Hamilton created the connection between economic policy and foreign policy. By funding the Revolutionary War...  [read more]

  • The Congress and the Deficit

    Big Bird’s Issues

    Oct 11, 12 • 265 Views • No Comments

    All the talk about Big Bird and federal funding is really about 2 much bigger issues. 1. Discretionary Spending With proposed spending in the Obama 2013 budget at 3.7 trillion dollars, a tiny proportion–between 1 and 2 percent, goes to the Corporation...  [read more]