SHARE Thursday, July 21, 2011 U.S. debt cut to AA+ from AAA
The continuing political unrest in Washington over the debt ceiling as well as other economic factors led bond rating agency Egan-Jones to cut US debt from AAA to AA+.
While not a household name, perhaps this forms opinions should be given greater weight than those of the traditional ratings triumvirate of Fitch, Moody's and S&P!
(3 comments) SHARE Friday, October 9, 2009 General McCrystal Muzzled
Is The Chain Of Command Broken?
Now certainly President Obama could speak with him if he so desired, but that is obviously not the case. If General McCrystal, whose only axe to grind is winning the war and protecting his troops, wants to provide his formula for putting our best foot forward in Afghanistan heard, he has to present it himself. In public. Or see it ignored. Apparently, there are other military “experts”...