“It’s going to be an interesting day,” said the American Action Forum’s Douglas Holtz-Eakin, “when you open The Wall Street Journal and you see your picture opposite Ben Bernanke’s, and you’ve picked a fight with the Fed.”
That might explain the number of uncomfortable silences at today’s conference on Capital Markets in Real Estate, hosted by N.Y.U.’s Read More
The McCain campaign just came out with a statement that blames Barack Obama for the defeat of the proposed bailout in the House today. While McCain’s decision to “suspend his campaign” to go to Washington seemed not to have had a helpful effect on the initial round of negotiations over a bill, his campaign Read More
“I am writing in frustration over the tenor of the general coverage on McCain this past week,” Douglas Holtz-Eakin, top economic adviser to the Republican presidential candidate, Senator John McCain, wrote in a blast e-mail to financial reporters over the weekend.
One could be forgiven for thinking he was talking about Read More
On the McCain campaign conference call this morning, which was almost as long as some of the Clinton calls have been, Doug Holtz-Eakin and Carly Fiorina said that the Democratic candidates “mischaracterize” John McCain’s position on the economy.
“To describe McCain’s position as ‘do-nothing’ and ‘stand back and watch,’” former Hewlett-Packard C.E.O. Read More