[FoRK] Obama: Redistributionist, pro-capitalist, or both?

Jeff Bone jbone at place.org
Tue Aug 26 19:12:16 PDT 2008


On Aug 26, 2008, at 8:49 PM, Lucas Gonze wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 6:42 PM, Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:
>> "Russell, it's not just about tax increases.  There's the small  
>> matter of an
>> additional $1.5T in new social program spending, and all that  
>> entails (in
>> terms of opportunity costs had that money and manpower been deployed
>> elsewhere in the economy.)"
>
> Ok, so the specific tax-related data you have in mind is that
> interview at http://www.cnbc.com/id/23832520 ,, yes?
>
> Can you point to the source of your $1.5 trillion number?

I've already supported a $1T to $1.5T number on this list the last  
time you questioned this assertion, so no.  Do your list archaeology.


jb




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