TITLE

The Rancor Dividend

AUTHOR(S)
Crook, Clive
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Atlantic;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 299 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the 2006 congressional elections in the United States and the effect that the results are expected to have on economic policy. Several fiscally conservative Democrats were elected to Congress. The article describes periods of economic restraint under former U.S. Presidents Eisenhower and Clinton that coincided with opposing party control of Congress. Comments from William Niskanen of the Cato Institute on the effects of a divided government on fiscal policy are presented.
ACCESSION #
23647878

 

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