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Entries by Dave Johnson from 05/2010

We Need Jobs, Jobs, Jobs. And Jobs.

| Posted 05.03.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project. I am a ...

Finance, Mine, Oil & Debt Disasters: THIS Is Deregulation

| Posted 05.04.2010 | Business

The West Virginia mining disaster was caused by deregulation. The CEO of the Massey Energy literally bought himself a judge. Corrupted absolutely, 29 dead later. This is the Reagan Revolution coming home to roost.

Reagan Revolution Home To Roost: America Is Crumbling

| Posted 05.05.2010 | Politics

The money that should have been invested in maintaining and modernizing our infrastructure instead has gone to a few wealthy people at the top of the food chain. And now we're collectively crumbling.

Executive Entitlement vs. We the People Democracy

| Posted 05.06.2010 | Business

There have been so many examples lately of the wealthy and the executive class having a sense that they are superior and entitled to fleece and feed off of the rest of us. Here is one more.

The Odd Logic Of Deficit-Cutting Arguments

| Posted 05.10.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of CAF's ongoing "Virtual Summit on Fiscal an...

It's The JOBS, Stupid! Why DC Elites Don't See This

| Posted 05.11.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project, and the ...

Govt Spending: JOBS Today, Payoffs For Years To Come

| Posted 05.12.2010 | Business

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project. I am a ...

Congress FAILs On Jobs AGAIN!

| Posted 05.14.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture. I am a Fellow with CAF. It is hard to imagine out ...

Are Public Employee Unions Strangling Us?

| Posted 05.17.2010 | Politics

We, the People, should set the example for private companies to follow. It should be public policy to promote this and encourage companies to treat employees better.

Stimulus Shifts To Reverse -- Where Is The Congress?

| Posted 05.18.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture. I am a Fellow with CAF. The stimulus is running ou...

Reagan Revolution Home To Roost -- America Drowning In Debt

| Posted 05.19.2010 | Business

The Reagan Revolution was first and foremost about cutting the taxes paid by the rich and corporations. Now, almost 30 years later, the United States of America is drowning in debt. And that is exactly what they wanted to happen.

Week Of Action On Jobs

| Posted 05.21.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project. I am a ...

Are You Unemployed Because You Are Lazy?

| Posted 05.24.2010 | Politics

Are you still unemployed? Obviously it is because you are lazy. At least, many members of Congress think so, anyway.

Teacher Layoffs Loom Nationwide, DC Restaurants Humming

| Posted 05.26.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture as part of the Making It In America project. I am a ...

"Government Doesn't Have The Resources To Stop It"

| Posted 05.27.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture. I am a Fellow with CAF. People want the President ...

Guillotines And Green / Tea Party Thinking

| Posted 05.28.2010 | Politics

This post originally appeared at Campaign for America's Future (CAF) at their Blog for OurFuture. I am a Fellow with CAF. Congress is a big FAIL on ...