People say government must "help the little guy, promote equality, level the playing field."
Cyprus is reopening its banks on Thursday. The banks were closed on March 16th, as the country worked on a new bailout deal.
China- still a communist country- has vaulted over Japan as the Asian economic power that matters most. And there is only one explanation for a communist, semi-medieval country like China to overtake a supposedly free and prosperous Japan: There are more Ivy League-educated, modern, Keynesian economists in charge of Japan, than in China.
Ordinarily, a question of whether to reauthorize the U.S. Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) and to increase its loan limit would be about as uncontroversial a proposition as one could find on Capitol Hill.
'Taxpayers still on the hook for more than 130,000,000,000 from the bank bailout...'
Newt was guilty of "...supporting bank bailouts, which go against everything the Tea Party stands for."