Monthly Archives: August 2009

Congress Is The Real Clunker

Congress is the Clunker Auto sales spiked 16% in July and likely rose again in August. Much of the increase is due to the "cash for clunkers" program, where the federal government gives car buyers up to $4,500 to trade in older, lower miles per gallon, vehicles for brand new autos with better fuel efficiency.…
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Clearing Up The Healthcare Debate

The town hall debates over health care reform have ignited Americans like few recent issues. Discourses have become shouting matches. Away from the noise, here is a roundup of where things currently stand. Who would pay for all this? Over the next 10 years, the federal government will need (by President Obama's estimation) $950 billion…
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