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American Jobs Act

Durbin Says American Jobs Act Can’t Pass Senate

Since his high profile September 8th address to Congress, President Obama has taken every available opportunity to implore legislators to pass the American Jobs Act. Economists from both sides of the aisle have argued that the bill would stave off a dreaded double-dip recession. The Congressional Budget Office gave a the bill a de facto […]

September 30, 2011

To Pass Jobs Act, Obama Should Channel LBJ

(Bloomberg) — When I worked at a newsmagazine and the editors needed a headline for the cover after some major event, we often hauled out a hardy perennial: “Now for the Hard Part.” President Barack Obama, almost marginalized in Washington this summer by a crafty opposition, is back in the game with a vigorous, sensible […]

September 13, 2011