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Peter Orszag

Former Obama Stooge Orszag Not Cool with All This Democracy

September 28, 2011

Recently, former White House Budget Director Peter Orszag revealed some of his thoughts regarding his government philosophy: [my bold] “…The country’s political polarization was growing worse — harming Washington’s ability to do the basic, necessary work of governing….  [W]e need to minimize the harm from legislative inertia by relying more on automatic policies and depoliticized [...]

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What’s a “Bilderberg”?

June 12, 2011

Europe has a long history of wealthy, well-connected nobles ruling the masses.  In the last 150 years or so, the proliferation of the social welfare state has mollified the plebs, who around that time concentrated in industrial urban centers which could get feisty depending on the demagogue du jour.  Now, Europe is full of acquiescent, [...]

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Sen. Judd Gregg Schools Peter Orszag

February 3, 2010

Sen. Judd Gregg schooled White House Budget Director Peter Orszag over the White House’s plan to reuse repaid TARP funds for other purposes.  Gregg points out that the law requires that repaid TARP money be used to pay down the debt, and pushes Orszag on that point.  Fun to watch.

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