ALG's Daily Grind - Is there any way for the Fed to get out of QE forever?

Sept. 19, 2013

Is there any way for the Fed to get out of QE forever?

As Americans for Limited Government economic analysis had previously predicted, there would be no tapering from the Federal Reserve's $85 billion of quantitative easing anytime soon.

Cartoon: Temperature rising

Leaked UN report finds no global warming in the past two decades.


House presents plan to defund Obamacare, but do they mean it?

Slate.com's David Weigel reports that after the Senate, as expected, defeats a continuing resolution that would defund Obamacare, the House would then "[g]rudgingly pass a CR that funds Obamacare after all. This might mean a rump of Republicans join the mass of Democrats."

Charen: Does pop culture doom Republicans?

"As pop culture has grown ever more vulgar, politicians have tended to plant themselves either in opposition to it (think Romney's iPod) or in support."