Day: August 6, 2011

An Economic Roundup . . . in Cartoons

The economy has been everyone’s preoccupation, what with the debt/budget deal earlier this week, the stock market freefall on Thursday, and the continuing bad jobs reports. And late last night, I saw where S&P downgraded the nation’s credit rating from triple A to double A, which has never happened before. Congratulations, President Obama, for achieving something no other American president ever achieved. Let’s take the cartoonists’ pulse on economic-related news, starting with the real accomplishment of the debt deal: Too… Read more »