U.S. President Barack Obama calls the $3.8-trillion US budget he just sent to Congress a major step in restoring America’s economic health.Howie P.S.: H/t to Pam Eakes. Another voice from outside the CW: "The Story That No One Will Tell."
In fact, it’s another potent fix given to a sick patient deeply addicted to the dangerous drug — debt.
If Obama really were serious about restoring America’s economic health, he would demand military spending be slashed, quickly end the Iraq and Afghan wars and break up the nation’s giant Frankenbanks.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
OpEd from Toronto: "Obama the peace president is fighting battles his country cannot afford"
Eric Margolis (Toronto Sun):