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IMF: Want To Fix The Economy? Tackle Income Inequality.

To solve our economic woes, it turns out the government should focus less on free trade and debt and more on alleviating income inequality: A new study — by the IMF, no less — found that countries with more equally distributed income tended to have longer growth spells. This information, in light of a rapidly […]

October 4, 2011

Clinton Exclusive, Continued: “I’m Proud” Of Obama For Resisting GOP On Debt

Praising President Obama for his willingness to confront Congressional Republicans over the debt and deficits, former President Bill Clinton warned against excessive spending cuts in a slowly recovering economy. If the Republicans and Democrats achieve a deal before the August 2 deadline for a national debt default, he told The National Memo in an exclusive […]

July 20, 2011

New RNC Ad Attempts To Use Obama’s Words Against Him

The Republican National Committee is out with its latest national TV spot, hanging the economy around Obama’s neck in the context of promises made during his acceptance speech at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver: Only problem here is that most Americans, according to polls–even if they disapprove of the president’s handling of the […]

July 13, 2011