Stephen Moore: Trump CAN Suspend Payroll Tax ‘Without Congress’
August 7th, 2020 3:59 PM
Economist Stephen Moore shot back at liberals and media acolytes triggered at a Wall Street Journal op-ed he co-wrote calling for President Donald Trump to suspend the payroll tax for the rest of the year. Moore addressed his article’s core arguments that the president can suspend the payroll tax “without congress” on Wednesday’s edition of the Fox Business Network’s After…
LA Times Admits Global Econ Disaster Could Kill More People Than Virus
May 13th, 2020 10:49 AM
A liberal newspaper admitted the public health costs the virus-induced global economic disaster could have on the global population and how its effects could likely outpunch the coronavirus itself. “The economic devastation wrought by the pandemic could ultimately kill more people than the virus itself,” The Los Angeles Times admitted.
Stephen Moore Says We Cannot Neglect Economy Any Longer
May 12th, 2020 10:05 AM
Economist and member of the Save Our Country Task Force Stephen Moore came out swinging against neglecting the economy further amidst the ongoing pandemic. After noting that over 200,000 people worldwide, and over 70,000 Americans, have died from the coronavirus, Moore began his exclusive video for MRCTV by asking a question.
Media Sling Mud at Trump’s Conservative Federal Reserve Picks
April 9th, 2019 4:12 PM
The liberal media launched an offensive against both of President Donald Trump’s selections for the Federal Reserve board of governors.
The media have outdone themselves slinging mud at the “controversial” and “unqualified” picks of economics writer and Club for Growth founder Stephen Moore and millionaire businessman, former CEO and former presidential candidate…
WATCH: CNN Repeatedly Silences Any Talk About Northam Abortion Scandal
February 4th, 2019 10:35 AM
Over the weekend, calls mounted for Virginia Governor Ralph Northam to resign over racist photos that were found in his medical school yearbook. Yet the Democrat’s controversial comments supporting a radical abortion law proposed by his party was swept under the rug by the media. CNN even went out of its way to silence any conservative guests who tried to bring up that story on their…
CNN Panel Shuts Down GOP Guest for Bringing Up Extreme Abortion Bill
February 2nd, 2019 5:01 PM
On Friday's Erin Burnett Outfront on CNN, during a discussion of revelations that Virginia Democratic Governor Ralph Northam included a racist photograph in his portion of his medical school's yearbook, frequent Republican guest Stephen Moore was lambasted and cut off by other panel members when he brought up the other controversy involving Northam from this week -- that he defended…
CNN Laughably Touts Obama as One Responsible for Trump Economic Growth
January 26th, 2018 10:51 AM
Immediately following President Trump’s speech before business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this morning, CNN had the usual knee-jerk reaction to find something to complain about. Despite the abundance of stories of how Trump’s tax plan has benefitted countless companies who are passing on their saved money to their employees, CNN refused to give Trump…
Pundit Warns of Right’s ‘Blueprint’ For ‘Gangster Government’
November 23rd, 2017 11:53 AM
The “IRS scandal” is best understood as a significant work of fiction, suggested New York magazine’s Jonathan Chait on Tuesday. As Chait tells it, conservatives’ false belief that the tax agency subjected righty groups to especially exacting treatment “prefigure[d] the Republicans’ own blueprint for the use of government as an implement of partisan domination…
NYT's Krug: Hillary 'Email Thing Doesn't Rise to Level of a Scandal'
August 31st, 2015 10:44 PM
Paul Krugman's Monday New York Times column hit all of the sweet spots that make liberals smile, defending both President Obama and Hillary Clinton while bashing President Bush and the current crop of Republican presidential candidates. And what of the Democrats? Well, Hillary's "email thing doesn’t rise to the level of a 'scandal.'" Meanwhile, "the modern GOP…
CNBC's Kudlow And Others: Why Is Economic Growth 'Controversial?'
March 3rd, 2015 4:52 PM
Several conservative economic thinkers including CNBC's Larry Kudlow and media magnate Steve Forbes recently formed the Committee to Unleash American Prosperity in an effort to persuade aspiring presidents to focus on “the paramount challenge facing our country: slow growth and stagnant incomes.”
Three economists in the group explained their goals in a March 3, Investor's…
Ed Schultz Drools Over 'Fantastic' Economic Recovery Under Obama
March 31st, 2014 10:54 PM
"None of them knew the color of the sky" is the first line of the Stephen Crane short story "The Open Boat" about four men crowded in an overloaded dinghy on rough seas. The men are so intent on preventing their small boat from getting swamped, none of them has time to look up.
Much the same way, Ed Schultz is so busy shilling for Obama, he can't see the writing on…
Stephen Moore Schools CNN Anchor on Minimum Wage, Economics
February 19th, 2014 6:45 PM
CNN's Carol Costello might as well have read from a Think Progress cheat sheet when she battled conservative economist Stephen Moore over wages and economics on Wednesday. Moore, for his part, gave her a lesson in economics.
Starting with the recent CBO estimate that President Obama's minimum wage proposal would cost a half million jobs, Costello argued that it was just an estimate…
AP's Crutsinger Pushes Myth That Fed Govt. Spending Is Down Significan
August 16th, 2013 10:46 AM
At the conclusion of his report on the federal government's July Monthly Treasury Statement, the Associated Press's Martin Crutsinger wrote that federal spending through the first ten months of the current fiscal year is "down 2.9 percent from a year ago," and that the decline "reflects, in part, automatic government spending cuts that began taking effect March 1.…
CNN's Costello Lectures GOP to 'Act Like Big Boys and Girls
December 3rd, 2012 3:11 PM
CNN's Carol Costello lectured Republicans on Monday that they should "act like big boys and girls" and present a counter to President Obama's deficit plan.
Interviewing Stephen Moore of the Wall Street Journal, Costello remarked that Republicans are angry over the President's plan intentionally lacking specific cuts to entitlements. "So, why don't…