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Why We Need War for a Great Recovery

Harlan Green | Posted 12.17.2014 | Business
Harlan Green

President Obama could cite the urgency to combat the spread of Ebola as well as ISIS in order to spend what is necessary to boost U.S. economic strength now. We have known since the Korean War that governments had to spend to create prosperity in peacetime as well as wartime.

Who Else But the Fed Will Rescue Real Estate?

Harlan Green | Posted 03.14.2012 | Business
Harlan Green

It is time for the banks holding all those vacant homes to get them off their books and back into the real economy. And who else can put their feet to the fire?

AUDIO: Dem. Rep: Mortgage Crisis Won't Be Solved Until Banks Help

The Huffington Post | Yepoka Yeebo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The financial industry keeps defeating attempts at reform, according to North Carolina Rep. Brad Miller (D - North Carolina). "I have just about pu...

Rep. Brad Miller: The

UnHAMPered | Rep. Brad Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As part of its initial legislative barrage on the economic crisis, the Roosevelt administration created the Home Owners' Loan Corporation ("HOLC") in ...

Not So Fast On Mortgage Solutions

Washington Independent | Charles R. Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A drumbeat is building for some form of federal takeover of troubled home mortgages. Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) is leading the charge in the Congress, ...