That’s what Attorney General Eric Holder is pushing for . More pressure for politically motivated lending, more “set-asides” for people with bad credit histories, more mortgages for people who wouldn’t qualify unless “public assistance” is counted as genuine income. This is all being done in the context… Read More
Archives for July 2011
I was complaining the other day about the distortions I found in a book I was reading about American foreign policy. The person I was complaining to told me to turn my irritation into an article. This I have done .
Obama warns that Social Security payments might not go out if the budget and debt-ceiling impasse is not resolved. I am no supporter of scams funded by expropriation, but if Social Security payments are not made it will not be because Obama’s hands were tied. … Read More
Adam Serwer at the American Prospect writes : Recently, Cato’s C. Bradley Thompson wrote about neoconservatism, saying that neoconservatives “are and always have been, by contrast, defenders of the post–New Deal welfare state.” Other than David Frum, I’m not aware of too many conservatives who have offered… Read More
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