Op-Ed: Stimulus Even A Deficit Hawk Could Love
CNN | October 5, 2010
Commentary: Maya MacGuineas is the director of the fiscal policy program at the New America Foundation.
It is particularly alarming since the economic threats the country faces are so real.
In the short-run, the jobs picture is bleak and consumers and businesses aren't spending. In the long run, the growing national debt could lead to many years of substandard growth or even an abrupt fiscal crisis.