A question about rhetoric | TigerDroppings.com
Posted by
Message
Zach
LSU Fan
Member since May 2005
68489 posts

A question about rhetoric

I keep hearing liberal journalists and politicians say "Now is not the time for cutting govt spending programs because we are still in a sluggish economic recovery."

Well, we've been in a sluggish recovery for 5 years. When will the sluggish recovery end and we return to robust growth? 20 years? 50 years? Will it be OK to cut govt spending 100 years from now?


Radiojones
USA Fan
The Twilight Zone
Member since Feb 2007
7752 posts

re: A question about rhetoric
Until we begin to drastically change our economic policies and regulations we will not see robust growth.


BlackHelicopterPilot
LSU Fan
Top secret lab
Member since Feb 2004
34491 posts

re: A question about rhetoric
quote:

"Now is not the time for cutting govt spending programs because we are still in a sluggish economic recovery."
quote:

"Now is not the time for cutting govt spending programs because we are still in a sluggish economic recovery."



1) Contracting or zero growth: can't cut. Need stimulus

2) Sluggish Growth: Can't cut. Slowly getting better

3) "Normal" Growth: Can't turn back. Just getting good traction


4) Great Growth: Why cut? Economy is zooming. What's the need or reason?



Replies (0)
Replies (0)
wickowick
LSU Fan
Head of Island
Member since Dec 2006
26546 posts
Online

re: A question about rhetoric
quote:

Until we begin to drastically change our economic policies and regulations we will not see robust growth.


I agree, the Government looks at business as the redheaded step child and not the bread winner...


Replies (0)
Replies (0)
Page 1 of 1

Back to top

Follow TigerDroppings for LSU Football News
Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to get the latest updates on LSU Football and Recruiting.

FacebookTwitterInstagram