TITLE

Report Card

AUTHOR(S)
Maggs, John
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
National Journal;10/14/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 41, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals the ratings given by a panel of economists on the economic performance of the Republican Party in the U.S. in various areas including fiscal policy, international economic policy and leadership. Economists gave a D grade for long-term fiscal policy due to the reluctance of the Congress to deal with long-term liabilities of Medicare and Social Security. They awarded a C rating in adopting international economic policy and another C rating in promoting economic policy.
ACCESSION #
22959305

 

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