Archive for July 29, 2009

Since the day that President Obama took his Oath of Office earlier this year, there have been a number of pieces of major legislation which have been passed in a hastily reckless manner by Congress.

The argument used by the Administration and by high ranking members of both the House and the Senate for such quick passage, has been along the lines of: "We must pass this bill now. If we wait, it will be too late and things will get worse."

While I appreciate their recognizing that there is indeed an urgent need to try and bolster our struggling economy, I also am quite familiar with the old adage that "Haste makes waste."   (more…)