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New Stimulus Package Cuts "Disastrous"

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By Ben Cohen

Renowned Economist J.K Galbraith is not happy about the bailout:

"The behavior of the so-called bipartisan group has been outrageous. On

the economics, they are pretending to know things they can't possibly

know: specifically, (a) how deep and serious the crisis actually is,

and (b) what is 'stimulus' and what is not. The reality is,

professional economists have no clear idea how bad things can get.....

The cutbacks to state aid have every potential of being disastrous.

What they really reflect is the indifference of people who represent

places like Nebraska and Maine to what goes on in New York or