I’ve heard it one too many times now to keep my mouth shut: the line that the current financial mess is all the Republican Party’s fault: With our government hemorraging money, our economy in shambles because of the greed and malfeance of elected officials and
Thomas Muthee and Sarah Palin can’t even get their own religion right. How can we entrust Sarah Palin to reform the economy through faith-based banking?
If there really is such a rush, and if the consequences of Wall Street failure are truly so monumental, why don’t those individuals who will benefit from the government bailout pay for the scheme? Why not pass the legislation – along with a special investment income tax that will provide the money to make the deal work?
You might want to call your bank this morning and check – has it been bought out by Bank of America yet? How big is that safety net you’ve got handy?