James Pethokoukis

Obama’s lost year

November 5, 2009

Rahm Emanuel famously said that you “never want a serious crisis to go to waste.”  And certainly the sense of crisis earlier in the year helped the White House pass the $787 billion stimulus package. But where stands the rest of the Obama legislative agenda?

Obamanomics, Big Government, inflation and the price of gold

November 5, 2009

Ed Yardeni says the rising price of gold is sending a message about the political economy: