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With inflation checked, a new round of federal spending can create millions of new jobs

...keep workers on the job at shorter hours, rather than laying them off. The problem is not a lack of solutions, but a lack of political will.? Weisbrot is the co-director of the progressive Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-06
Opinion
End tax-cuts for super-rich only and spend new revenues on job creation

...and increasing concentration of income, wealth, power and political corruption that has transformed this nation over the past three decades will continue.? Weisbrot is the co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-27/end-tax-cuts-super-rich-only-and-spen
Opinion
Expert questions ANWR job claim

...follow oil development in the refuge. But Dean Baker, co-director of the Washington, D.C.-based Center for Economic and Policy Research, said the estimate is too high. "It is really out of sight," Baker said. He did an analysis of the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090401/sta_anwr.shtml
News
Pro: Should President Obama have asked Congress for a declaration of war before firing missiles into Libya?

...for this war. Let's hope that more have the courage to join them. Otherwise, the next president may decide that they have the right to decide to bomb Iran. ? Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032511/opi_805042031.shtml
Opinion
Bernanke must go

...the chief regulators don't do their jobs. Secrecy, lack of accountability, and incompetence - these are weapons of mass destruction for America's economy. ? Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-06-16/bernanke-must-go
Opinion
Protesters reflect vast majority on 99 % of most major issues

...contribution to our corrupt political system and therefore have little or no voice. They are America's conscience and indeed, its greatest hope at this time.? Weisbrot is the co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-12-02/protesters-reflect-vast-majority-99-m
Opinion
GOP's assault on women bogs down in quicksand

...an assault on the majority of voters - in this case women - their political opposition is going to make an electoral issue out of it. As well they should!? Weisbrot is the co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-04-20/gops-assault-women-bogs-down-quicksan
Opinion
Net Neutrality absolutely vital to assuring progressive free speech

...essential tool in ongoing battle of ideas. It is time to fight for it. Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research. Readers may write to him at CEPR, 1611 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. 20009-1052...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091710/opi_708914801.shtml
Opinion
New Latin leaders should be role models for Obama

...Washington, which was comfortable with dictators and oligarchs who ran the show for decades, still has problems with democracy in its former "back yard." Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070910/opi_673036811.shtml
Opinion
Obama health plan will benefit every working American

...would be a big step in that direction, creating a nearly universal insurance system and laying the foundation for a sustainable system that can contain costs. Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022709/opi_399240404.shtml

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