Money Politics

Economics 101


Economics 101. The rest of it is stupid. There is one basic reality that involves our potential, as a nation, for long term economic growth. I’m not talking about cyclical ups and downs or the next  5 or 10 years.…

Minimum wage is the debate


Minimum wage is the debate. Let’s talk maximum. It’s an important distinction. The difference between the minimum wage and the maximum wage is significant because I’ve personally heard some things that left me stunned and disappointed. Let me explain. When…

It really does matter.


It really does matter. Unless, you’re completely stupid. Unless you’re completely stupid, things matter. The lives of young black men matter. The safety of Police Officers matter. Global warming matters. The collateral damage fighting extremists matter. Moreover than most things,…