iOS app Android app More

Mitt Romney A 'Closet Keynesian': Paul Krugman

First Posted: 02/24/2012 7:56 am Updated: 04/25/2012 5:12 am

The New York Times:

Speaking in Michigan, Mr. Romney was asked about deficit reduction, and he absent-mindedly said something completely reasonable: "If you just cut, if all you're thinking about doing is cutting spending, as you cut spending you'll slow down the economy." A-ha. So he believes that cutting government spending hurts growth, other things equal.

Read the whole story: The New York Times

FOLLOW HUFFPOST POLITICS
Subscribe to the HuffPost Hill newsletter!
Filed by Nick Wing  |