America’s bailout economy started many administrations ago, but really went Big Time under President George W. Bush . . . and then went Enormity Time with President Barack Obama. The Washington Post provides the latest in bailout news by noting an inter-departmental squabble: The Special Inspector General for the Troubled
Last week, the budget deal, with its first consequence: the immediate increase of U.S. government debt, to outsize the Gross Domestic Product. By week’s end, that notoriously rising debt was downgraded in the ratings. Immediately, politicians began blaming each other. In other words: No surprises. Sen. Rand Paul and Rep.