Tuesday, March 24, 2009

That Old Cliché

So, both the House Minority Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) and Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman are at odds with President Obama's toxic-asset purchasing plan (which has been well-received by investors, as demonstrated with the stock market bump in the wake of the announcement).

You know what that means: if a ranking conservative congressman and a noteworthy, progressive economist both disagree with this administration on this particular economic move, than President Obama and co. must be doing something right.

Or at least, I hope so.

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