Goldman Predicts Unemployment Rising in 2012

By: Wednesday October 5, 2011 11:21 am

Economists at Goldman Sachs now put the odds of the United States officially slipping back into recession at roughly 40 percent.  They also forecast that even without a technical recession, stalled growth could force unemployment to rise in 2012. From CNBC “The obvious risk with our (non-recession) forecast is that the slowdown in growth and [...]

Moody’s Mark Zandi: GOP Cuts Would Cost 700,000 Jobs

By: Monday February 28, 2011 3:51 pm

The House Republicans’ proposed cuts are part of a war on jobs, and today, fresh on the heels of the analysis by Goldman Sachs, we have another independent economic analysis (PDF) to verify it. According to Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics, the specific cuts pursued by the GOP would result in 700,000 fewer [...]

CA Gov: Is Goldman Sachs Even Worse Than Porn?

By: Monday May 17, 2010 5:21 pm

In the Republican primary for Governor of California, Steve Poizner has a brutal new ad attacking Meg Whitman over eBay’s site dedicated to selling porn (via politicalwire): The ad also mentions Whitman’s Goldman Sachs connection. That liaison showed up previously in a well-done ad from Poizner’s campaign. Even in an ad accusing Whitman of being [...]

Meg Whitman = Goldman Sachs

By: Friday April 30, 2010 11:41 pm

Meg Whitman is currently spending a small fortune trying to win California’s Republican primary for governor. Her primary opponent, Steve Poizner, is out with a new, brutal ad tying her directly to Goldman Sachs. Poizner’s goal appears to be to make Californians think “Goldman Sachs” every time they hear the name “Meg Whitman.” It is [...]

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