Jim covered Congress and The White House during the George W. Bush administration for The Washington Times, and worked as a reporter, editorial writer and columnist for newspapers in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California. He has appeared on the Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, C-Span, and many local and national talk radio shows to talk politics and policy.
Latest posts by Jim Lakely (see all)
- PODCAST: Charlie Kirk and Brent Hamachek on Time for a Turning Point - February 14, 2017
- Yes, New York Times Commenter Maggie Mae, ‘The Heartland’ Matters - January 9, 2017
- The Year in Climate Realism: A Review of 2016 - January 6, 2017
Via Doug Ross, here is some data on three years of Obama’s promised “Recovery Summer” that have been complete failures.
Yes, the recession began under Obama’s favorite economic whipping-boy, George W. Bush, but our current president’s policies have done nothing to move the needle even a little bit in the positive direction. He’s had three-plus years to let his $1 trillion Keynesian stimulus work … and, the percentage of working-able Americans is still at historically low levels.
And Obama wants four more years of his economic strategy to work. Oy veh!