Bush Scandals List

Table of Contents for Category: Economy

22. Tax cuts for the richest of the rich

Posted in: Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

25. Budget deficits and a greatly increased national debt

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27. Medicare( lack of long term solvency)

Posted in: Economy, Health, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

50. Increase in the balance of trade deficit

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51. Grassley Bankruptcy Bill (creditors favored over debtors)

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52. Cross border Mexican truck safety

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87. Subprime mortgage bubble

Posted in: Corruption, Economy, Elections, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

105. Susan Dudley (an anti-regulator regulator)

Posted in: Anti-candidate, Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

106. Paul Wolfowitz (two disasters for the price of one: Iraq and the World Bank)

Posted in: Anti-candidate, Cronyism, Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals, Iraq, War on Terror

151. Corporate remuneration

Posted in: Corruption, Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

152. Financial analysis and investment (a supposed separation)

Posted in: Corruption, Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals

216. Hedge fund profits while huge are taxed at lower rates

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284. Al Hubbard wrongheaded Bush economic adviser leaves post

Posted in: Economy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals, Incompetence

298. Bush job creation (not)

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307. The diving dollar

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308. Soaring oil and gas prices

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365. Speculation in crude oil futures markets

Posted in: Economy, Energy, Hugh's List of Bush Scandals, Incompetence

368. SEC to reduce oversight of international corporations and markets

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373. Bush tax policy favors foreign corporations

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395. Lax oversight at the Office of Thrift Supervision contributed to bank failures

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