Brace yourself: the phony debate about the government’s deficit and debt “crisis” will kick into overdrive this week as we hit the December 1 deadline for the federal deficit commission's final recommendations. We’re being told it’s time to tighten our belts because the government is spending too much money. But the debate is an illusion and false: there is no government deficit or debt “crisis.”
Should there be a time limit for suing over child sex abuse? Many of New York’s religious leaders say yes, they are lining up against a bill in Albany that would make such suits easier. Also: preserving New Jersey’s farmland, the latest on Albany’s leadership struggle, and labor activist Jonathan ...
Jonathan Tasini of the Labor Research Association looks at what the UAW's deal with Chrysler means for the future of labor. And Mark Sheinberg, President of the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association, discusses how local dealers are going to adjust.
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