OK, really just a tab dump.
Graphical timeline of the turmoil between the bursting of the tech bubble in 2001 and the financial crisis years.
The Federal Communications Commission has to change its regulations to hit its fines-and-penalties objective of $339,884,000.00. When the continuing employment of government officials depends on extracting fines, you can bet we will identify more criminals. Republicans should introduce legislation that provides that fines and civil penalties not be "budgeted" or count toward deficit reduction, and that any such fines be returned to the citizenry as tax cuts.
Flim-flammery in the Obama administration's calculation of the benefits of regulation.
The news on American personal income is not pretty.
The massive middle class tax increases necessary to get the deficit under control if we don't deal with federal entitlements. Only click on the link if you care about the standard of living of people who today are under 40 years old.