Monday, June 20, 2011
Thomas Geoghegan Again!
The labor lawyer, Thomas Geoghegan had a busy day--an op ed piece in the Wall Street Journal and another in the New York Times. The latter is about increasing social security benefits. Based on his reasoning, government can tax and spend us into prosperity. Again, I will quote his ending--he seems to save his strongest statements for the end--"A bigger pension--a raise in Social Security benefits--is the stimulus this demoralized country needs. Come on, Democrats: think of F.D.R., Robert Wagner, or heck, even Lyndon B. Johnson. Let's ask ourselve: Who are we for?"