Typical Republican Governor: Screw Homeowners Screwed By Wall Street – UPDATE

Updated: February 14, 2012 Governor Walker has obviously started a trend that even Democratic governors like. The governor of Missouri, Democrat Jay Nixon, is now following Walker’s lead and will use money that isn’t his to pay down his states’ debt. … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

The Underlying (and Scary) Implications of Florida’s Attempt to Privatize Prison System

January 20, 2012 While the Old Man tends to focus on national issues, I occasionally react to what some state governments are doing; especially if I see a national implication. And the state of Florida has recently given new cause … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

VIDEO: How Washington Made the Rich Richer and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class An Interview with Jacob Hacker & Paul Pierson

January 16, 2012 Without taking leap year into consideration, there are 525,600 minutes each year. The following video takes just over 38 minutes to watch; quite possibly the most important 38 minutes in your life. In 2010 Jacob Hacker & … [CLICK TO READ MORE]