70/30 Nation

  So, 36 percent of the American public thinks Obama is doing a good job on the deficit.  In fact, 23 percent didn’t think the stimulus package added to the deficit at all.  That level of miseducation is astounding to anyone even the slightest bit economically informed.  The federal deficit for …

Namecalling and Political Dialogue

A disturbing phenomenon seems to be creeping into the national political dialogue with increasing frequency, and in the process undermining intelligent debate.  My personal experience is that more and more liberals, outspoken about their opinions, shut down completely when presented with evidence contrary to what they’ve always believed.  It’s as …