The Debt Limit & The Games the Treasury Plays

The Debt Limit & The Games the Treasury Plays

Over the past several months, numerous “right wing” outlets have reported that President Trump was the first President to see the national debt decline in generations and that the debt not going up was proof of MR Trump’s business acumen. As President Trump would say...
How the GDP is Rigged

How the GDP is Rigged

For part 3 of my series on “How it's Rigged” , I’m going to tackle the Gross Domestic Product or GDP. The first issue I want to address is the fact that when the GDP increases, it generally means people are spending more money. The past few years Americans...