Posts Tagged ‘ jobs ’

Tried and Failed: The Futility of a Jobs Tax Credit

February 1, 2010
By John
Tried and Failed: The Futility of a Jobs Tax Credit

Details have yet to be announced, but the White House is set to propose the resurrection of yet another failed ‘stimulus’ program from the Carter era this week – the Jobs Tax Credit.   Why?  Because the societal engineers running the government think they can direct resources and create ‘desirable’ work through Rube Goldbergian machinations,...
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Progressive Economics, Jobs and the State of the Union: Fixing the Pipes During a Flood

January 26, 2010
By John
Progressive Economics, Jobs and the State of the Union: Fixing the Pipes During a Flood

President Proposes A Jobs Program to Nowhere According to several morning news reports, the President will offer yet more targeted relief to beleaguered middle class families during his State of the Union Address on Wednesday night.  Finally recognizing that we face an intractable unemployment rate of over 10% (almost 20% if you include underemployed and...
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