AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville
I have no desire for witch hunts or endless investigations.
However in the case of these two that have been mentioned, they were brought up BEFORE this all happened and the DEMOCRATS chose to delay them. I can't blame republicans for simply continuing them when they were supposed to be continued.
"I am appalled that somebody who is the nominee...would take that kind of position"
"A court took away a presidency"
"...the brother of a man running for president was the governor of the state..."
It's horrifying because Trump is blunt instead of making overt implications.
redlining" as the cause of the housing crash.
What a pile of malarky.The Community Reinvestment Act (or CRA, Pub.L. 95-128, title VIII of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1977, 91 Stat. 1147, 12 U.S.C. § 2901 et seq.) is a United States federal law designed to encourage commercial banks and savings associations to meet the needs of borrowers in all segments of their communities, including low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. Congress passed the Act in 1977 to reduce discriminatory credit practices against low-income neighborhoods, a practice known as redlining
Can't we just turn Congress off and then turn it back on again?
... and so it begins.
Quickly now ... how many out there predicted this?
And yet Obama discouraged investigations of the Bush Administration. No rewards for the righteous.
Last edited by Morality Games; 11-03-10 at 03:31 PM.
If you notice something good in yourself, give credit to God, not to yourself, but be certain the evil you commit is always your own and yours to acknowledge.