Monthly Archives: May 2011

Myth of Job Creation by Lower Taxes

Republican dogma is that lower taxes create jobs.  Wrong!  Job creation statistics do not support their claim. Job creation under George W. Bush’s administration, when Republican tax cuts were pushed heavily, created only 1.1 million new jobs.  His dismal net … Continue reading

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Entitlement v. Contract

Conservatives have certainly bamboozled mainstream media outlets: CNN, MSNBC, Fox, NBC, CBS, and ABC.  Tea Party enthusiasts have the media referring to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid as “entitlements.”  Republicans are using this as a symbol, to mean that they … Continue reading

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