Deja vu. “Here we go again. For the second time in 12 years a newly elected Democratic president is inheriting an economy in deep distress. And while it’s hard to focus on such things after last week’s Trumpist putsch, a lot depends on whether Joe Biden’s plan to deal with our economic woes is effective.”
This will be the true test for the Democratic Party. They will control the White House and Congress. They will have the power to make policy, legislate action and to fund it. They have to go big for the the 99% and even bigger for the 50% at the bottom–or go home. Period.
Read the full article by Paul Krugman@ www.nytimes.com/2021/01/14/opinion/biden-economy.html