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Bursting the Washington Bubble: The Outlook for 2013

Kibitzer Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 3:23 PM
"... but why at all did SS become needed???" It really didn't become needed. FDR and the Congress created it for political reasons, just like so much of the "entitlements" that have since been created. It's all about politics and votes. Where is the Constitutional basis for all of the federal "entitlements"? It does not exists, but the programs have been allowed to exist despite the lack of a Constitutional basis. Laws and the constitution only are effective if enforced in the courts.

Yes, it’s that time of year again.

It’s time to hold our nose and check the diaper that we have all come to know as Obamanomics.
While rightly this review should have been completed closer to the first of the year, there were too many events in the offing that were likely to impact the...