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Entries by Harry Moroz from 02/2009

Autos, Houses, Gimmicks

| Posted 02.06.2009 | Business

One of the three tenets of stimulus is timeliness. But should we really sacrifice longer term effectiveness for timely "affect"?

What Else To Look For from the Conference of Stimulators

| Posted 02.11.2009 | Business

The House and Senate versions of the stimulus package function in much the same way, mixing tax cuts with spending to produce a more-or-less quickly a...

What's Up with WHOUP? The Office of Urban Policy Is Key to Stimulus Success

| Posted 02.18.2009 | Politics

While the federal government has largely ignored cities in recent years, urban areas and metros have become laboratories of innovative policymaking.

A Balanced What? Balanced Growth, Not A Balanced Budget

| Posted 02.25.2009 | Business

The debate about balanced budgets should be employed only in the face of outrageous tax cuts that provide no benefit for future Americans.

Tired Rhetoric Watch: The Hands of Washington Politicians

| Posted 02.26.2009 | Politics

In reverting to the classic conservative argument that mocks high-speed rail as a magic trick and uses disaster protection as a punch line, Governor B...

Tracy Morgan, Glenn Beck, and Marauding Motorcycle Gangs

| Posted 02.27.2009 | Politics

Last night's episode of 30 Rock featured Tracy Morgan's character obliviously fanning the flames of a financial meltdown in Asia as a guest on Larry K...