James Pethokoukis

Is Jared Bernstein the next director of the NEC?

November 11, 2010

Who will replace Larry Summers as the director of the National Economic Council? One well-placed source of mine claims it is likely to be  Jared Bernstein, currently VP Joe Biden’s economic guru.

Does Bowles-Simpson kill Obamacare or enshrine it?

November 11, 2010

On this there seems to be some differing of opinion. From the liberal side, Brad DeLong: