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Obama Krugman

Our Desperate Need for Honest Leadership

Michael Roth | Posted 09.08.2011 | Politics
Michael Roth

Sensible government seems to have become a contradiction in terms. Democratic leaders have no ideas of their own, while Republican leaders are dedicated to protecting the rich -- not to fiscal responsibility.

Krugman: Obama's Economic Half-Measures Could Cost Dems In 2010

New York Times | PAUL KRUGMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The president, then, having failed to exploit his early opportunities, is pinned down in his too-small beachhead. If the Democrats lose badly in th...

Sam Stein

Obama Officials Think Krugman Is Naive: Newsweek's Evan Thomas | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Newsweek's Evan Thomas, who has the big cover story on the rather prickly relationship between the White House and Paul Krugman, offered a rather surp...

Krugman: 'The Obama Administration Is Dithering' On Banks

The Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his column today, Nobel laureate economist and intermittent critic of the Obama administration, accuses the President and his economic team of "dit...

Krugman: Obama's Stimulus Doesn't Go Far Enough

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Paul Krugman has already criticized President-elect Barack Obama for appearing to rely too much on tax cuts in his economic plan. Now he's adding a mo...

Sam Stein

Obama Defends Stimulus Against Critics | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama said today that he never expected the process of crafting a stimulus package to be easy and that he welcomed any idea, regardless of auth...

Krugman Hits Obama Over Working-Class Voters

NY Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

fter Barack Obama's defeat in Pennsylvania, David Axelrod, his campaign manager, brushed it off: "Nothing has changed tonight in the basic physics of ...

Obama Exclusive (Audio): On V.P And Foreign Policy, Courting the Working Class, and Hard-Pressed Pennsylvanians

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

Here is the full audio from Senator Barack Obama's fundraiser hosted at a home in Pacific Heights, San Francisco on Sunday, April 6, 2008.

NYT's Krugman Slams Obama On Social Security

New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As a policy matter, I don't understand why Obama would choose to make a big deal of the small Social Security funding shortfall -- which may not even ...