Paul Krugman: Rubio and the Zombies

Quicklink submitted by Sheila Samples     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

Must Read 1   News 1   Valuable 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H3 2/15/13

Become a Fan
  (36 fans)


At www.nytimes.com

Rubio is a rising star, to such an extent that Time magazine put him on its cover, calling him 'The Republican Savior.' What we learned Tuesday, however, was that zombie economic ideas have eaten his brain. In fairness to Rubio, what he's saying isn't any different from what everyone else in his party is saying. But that, of course, is what's so scary. For here we are, more than five years into the worst economic slump since the Great Depression, and one of our two great political parties has seen its economic doctrine crash and burn twice: first in the run-up to crisis, then again in the aftermath. Yet that party has learned nothing; it apparently believes that all will be well if it just keeps repeating the old slogans, but louder.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com


 

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
1 people are discussing this page, with 1 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)

Sigh, why don't more people listen to Nobel Laurea... by Amy Fried, Ph.D. on Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 at 4:09:09 PM