2 thoughts on “Fire and Imagination

  1. Now, with so much money already spent and Republicans expected to gain seats in the Congressional elections, the president finds himself with a much weaker hand, even if he were inclined to play it boldly.

    What that will mean in the real world of ordinary Americans is that even if there is a fretful recovery from the Great Recession, millions will be left out of it. Hope has morphed into widespread gloom as widespread economic suffering becomes the new normal in America.

    Remember when we joked that this was not FDR but Hoover? Scary then, but the reality is way, way worse…and I don’t see an FDR anywhere on the horizon.

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