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Entries by Leo Hindery, Jr. from 09/2011

Re: Jobs, Pick the Big Low-Hanging Fruit -- and Stop the Niggling

| Posted 09.06.2011 | Politics

These initiatives would give corporate CEOs the confidence they need to start spending, on new investments and hiring, some of the $2 trillion now sitting in their treasuries. And it is that eventual spending which will sustain long-term job creation.

Obama, Perry and Romney -- and Churchill

| Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

For America today, with uncertainty and fatalism being felt in every quarter, there is sadly no Winston Churchill in sight. An absence particularly noticeable just two days after the memorial services surrounding the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

Carried Interest: A Very Big Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

| Posted 09.20.2011 | Business

Carried interest is not now and it never will be deserving of being taxed as a capital gain, since there is no risk to the money manager and only upside potential.