David J. Theroux
| Saturday November 12, 2011 at 4:10 PM PST
The New York Times reports in “A Gold Rush of Subsidies in Clean Energy Search” that NRG Energy is receiving nearly $1.6 billion in government subsidies for its new compound in California of almost one million solar panels. The Times further notes that: Similar subsidy packages have been given to 15 other solar- and...
Read More »
Tags: Bailouts, Business, California, corporate welfare, Corporatism, Corruption, Energy, Environment, Exelon, GE Energy Financial Services, General Electric, Global Warming, Goldman Sachs, google, Government subsidies, Mercantilism, Morgan Stanley, NRG Energy, Obamanomics, political pork, Politics, Presidential Power, Socialism, Technology
| Saturday July 18, 2009 at 1:07 PM PST
A passel of bigwig economists has signed a petition urging Congress and the executive branch “to reaffirm their support for and defend the independence of the Federal Reserve System as a foundation of U.S. economic stability.” In support of this defense of the Fed against those now challenging the secrecy of its undertakings and,...
Read More »
Tags: Chicago School of economics, Economics, Federal Reserve, Federal Reserve System, Federal Reserve Transparency Act, Goldman Sachs, House of Representatives, HR 1207, Inflation, Keynesian economics, macroeconomics, monetarism, Money and Banking, Morgan Stanley, Politics, Ron Paul, S 604, The State