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Secretary Geithner Parodied on SNL

Posted By Gerrit Lansing On March 10, 2009 @ 3:59 pm In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

Saturday Night Live opened their show this weekend with a parody of Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner:
         

Unfortunately, Treasury policy is just as rudderless as seen on SNL.  What’s needed now, more than ever, are ideas based on principles [1]; not ad hoc, “solutions” that don’t provide people enough information to make rational economic decisions for the future. [2]
If people want to lambast these principles as “ideology”, so be it. At least we’d have verified experience [3]directing our economic policy.


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[1] What’s needed now, more than ever, are ideas based on principles: http://www.heritage.org/Research/Economy/wm2191.cfm

[2] “solutions” that don’t provide people enough information to make rational economic decisions for the future.: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/09/business/economy/09treasury.html?_r=1&hp

[3] we’d have verified experience : http://www.heritage.org/Research/Budget/bg2208.cfm

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