Posts Tagged ‘birther’

Most people seemed to agree that the narrowly avoided government shutdown would have hurt the economy. But the question is whether the budget deal struck to avert the shutdown will hurt the economy more than if Washington had just turned off the lights?

The budget deal struck by President Obama and John Boehner and other Republicans over the weekend will cut $38.5 billion from government spending in the next year. Generally, when the government spends less that slows the economy, just like when consumers or companies spend less. That was afterall the reason many people thought a government shutdown, which would have temporarily slashed government spending and furloughed 800,000 government workers, would have hurt the economy. (more…)

Donald Trump is on the attack against Bill Cosby after what the comedian said about the billionaire during an interview on “The Today Show.”

The “Celebrity Apprentice” host released a statement Monday, claiming he was “surprised” with what Cosby said, according to TMZ. (more…)


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Donald Trump might be gaining momentum in his possible run for the Republican nomination for president of the United States, but one vote he won’t be getting is from Bill Cosby.

“Oh, please with Donald Trump,” Cosby told “Today” host Meredith Vieira last week when she asked the comedian about the presidential election. “Take him home with you.” (more…)