ALG's Daily Grind - Congress' going postal, again

August 14, 2013

Congress' going postal, again

After the loss of another $740 million in the past quarter, and $3.9 billion over the course of the current financial year, post office watchers are predicting that the cash to run the quasi-government agency could run out in October.

Video: Fox News exposé of food stamp surfer dude

Meet a 29 year old, unemployed LaJolla, California surfer dude who is one of 47 million Americans who are using the food stamp system.  His story and attitude as captured by Fox News cannot be adequately described, it has to be seen to be believed. 

An end to Fannie and Freddie?

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.

Masugi: Labor Department is wrong place for Tom Perez

We are seeing the bureaucratic logic of ill-designed policies intended to prevent racial and other forms of discrimination but absolutely perverse in their results. To advance and develop such policies, Obama has found the ideal nominee for secretary of labor in Montgomery County, Maryland's own Tom Perez.