Can Cain Survive?

Herman Cain has been smeared this week. Assuming that Mr. Cain does not turn out to be a cross between Ted Bundy and Jack the Ripper, the question will be, does our process have room for the citizen statesman? Early in our country’s history, when the government was efficient and effective, we were governed by citizen statesmen. There was no such thing as professional politicians. Our representatives were our neighbors. They would serve for a few years and went home. They did not need special int...
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Let’s Grow

Everyone agrees that the economy needs to grow…but how? The President, much to his credit, has applied Keynesian economics to the Nth degree. Unfortunately, it is proven to be a flawed philosophy. Even with the government making up more than 40% of the economy, we cannot spend ourselves into prosperity. The only progressive solution to date…spend more. Eight hundred billion was not enough; we need to spend 400 billion more. Surely it will work this time. More