Monthly Archives: June 2012

The New “Trickle Down” Economics” – From the Public to the Private Sector

The New “Trickle Down” Economics” – From the Public to the Private Sector

“Trickle down” economics has long been the favorite liberal jibe against policies intended to encourage savings and investment.  Yet with the failure of Obama’s economic policies, beginning with the 2009 stimulus, the same should now be more appropriately said of Keynesian economics. President Obama’s gaffe that “the private sector economy is fine” is revealing not(…)

The Latest Bad Ideas from the Montgomery County Council

For the past several months Marylanders have been understandably focused on the many threats posed by our state legislature.  In the meantime, though, the Montgomery County Council continues their consideration many anti-taxpayer, and some just plain silly proposals. Not a week goes by without another harebrained idea. Here are a few recent examples: Two years(…)