I've written a ton of stuff in the last ten days or so. In case you missed any of it:
- Bernanke: ""Unlike the federal government, every state except Vermont is required to balance its budget, forcing spending cuts, tax increases or both -- actions Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said last week are contributing to the nation’s sluggish recovery."
Translation: Our inability to spend beyond our means is hurting our "recovery."
There were also some worthy reads which I didn't write about, some of which I tweeted: