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Balanced Trade

Balancing Trade -- Remember the 'Buffett Plan'

Dave Johnson | Posted 07.01.2014 | Business
Dave Johnson

As Buffett warns, these huge trade deficits cannot be sustained. They are draining our economy. There has to be a reckoning. We have not faced that reckoning yet, but it is inescapable. It has to happen. We have to tackle this as a country, with a national plan.

A Time for Action: Jobs, Prosperity and National Goals

Ralph Gomory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ralph Gomory

I believe that our government should adopt two national economic goals: To be a productive nation steadily growing a large per capita GDP and to share widely the prosperity made possible by that productivity.

Message From Massachsetts -- What the Voters Want

Kenneth N. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kenneth N. Davis

Fixing the struggling economy that Obama was left by the Bush Administration isn't easy.

Our Jobless Recovery Is Too Slow! More "Stimulus" Spending Isn't the Answer!

Kenneth N. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kenneth N. Davis

The seriousness of the lagging jobs recovery and our ballooning trade debt demand that strong corrective action be taken now as a top priority.

Will Everyone Grab a Bucket? This Thing is Sinking

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert L. Borosage

G-20 conferences have generally been for show. The stakes are real this time -- and the odds going in are against the president in gaining the bold action needed.