February 3, 2009
Sobering News: The French Reject Our Socialist Stimulus Plan
The Prime Minister of France, Fillon, has rejected a call for an "Obama-style" stimulus plan that gives cash directly to blue collar workers and the unemployed. France has opted for a modest stimulus of $10b to infrastructure projects and another $10b in "early" business tax refunds. This rejection from Fillon comes in the face of huge demonstrations and some riots. France, calling us too socialist and too soft. Ouch.
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What are we to think when the French say we are too soft and far to the left? The might be a bit nervous that there will be no one left to bail them out if push comes to shove.
Posted by: health leads exclusive | Feb 3, 2009 8:01:00 PM