The Federal Reserve can grow employment tremendously, without the need for any legislation.
The classroom and the boardroom are two very different worlds.
America's military and intelligence infrastructures are about protecting people from terrorism, and little else.
Romney and the "Regressives" want to pull America back to the inequalities of the nineteenth century.
A former managing director at JP Morgan wants to see a complete re-imagining of the world of investments.
Obama ran a campaign against the foreign policy of the Bush Administration. And then he followed directly in their footsteps.
From Tom Dispatch: The current economic crisis is caused by policies that tax the richest Americans at strikingly low levels and spend huge sums on defense projects that have no bearing on national security.
"Because Washington has no urban agenda, the cities in this country are doing poorly. Unemployment is up. Faith in the economy has gone down. Crime has gone up."
"Our cities across this country are proud. They have a great history. But like a boxer, they've taken one knee, and they have to bring themselves back."
"I want to see one of the candidates come up with a comprehensive plan to eliminate the tide of drugs coming into our country. I mean, we have wars here in our city."
"The media and pollsters don't focus on urban issues. They focus on the war, abortion, gay rights -- things that, quite frankly, for those of us in the trenches, are not exactly the hot button issues."
"Water is my top 10 priorities. Or top 20"