Sunday, August 22, 2010

Press Briefing

Aug 23, 2010

Lorenz Of Arabia - As a wartime strategy, Germany tried to foment a Grand Jihad in Muslim lands

The Case Against Corporate Social Responsibility - The idea that companies have a duty to address social ills is not just flawed, argues Aneel Karnani. It also makes it more likely that we'll ignore the real solutions to these problems.

The White House Blog - At the Indiana State Fair: Farmers, The First Entrepreneurs

The Guns of August, 1990 - The last 20 years would have been very different had American forces taken that open road to Baghdad the first time around

Reducing Energy Costs while Creating Green Jobs for Americans, by Secretary Shaun Donovan

Australian Boomerang - Another big spending center-left party loses its majority

President Obama Challenges Politicians Benefiting from Citizens United Ruling to Defend Corporate Influence in Our Elections

ObamaCare's Tax on Taxes - The latest gambit to punish for-profit health insurers

How States Hide Their Budget Deficits - The SEC's charges against New Jersey for misleading investors should warn other states against sweeping the truth under the rug

Iran Unveils New Drone

Treasury Concludes Three Weeks of Global Engagement with Governments, Private Sector on Iran

$4.4 Trillion - That's how much the spending baseline has increased in 31 months

Obama Administration Housing Scorecard Shows Continued Progress in Housing Market, but Challenges Remain

Gates and Buffett Take the Pledge - Wealthy businessmen often feel obligated to 'give back.' Who says they've taken anything?