Washington continues to entrust stale bureaucracies with the job of righting the economic ship, instead of getting the federal government out of the way. One of those bureaucracies is the Small Business Administration, which has been employed by Congress and President Barack Obama to reignite private-sector lending. Read More
A silver lining in the dark cloud of the recession that began in 2008 is that it has awakened the nation’s beleaguered private sector workers to the fact that government employees are prospering at their expense.
For the private sector, the recession meant layoffs, pay cuts and reduced benefits. State and local employees felt nary a scratch. Read More