Appearing on ABC’s This Week, former governor Eliot Spitzer (why do they give him a forum?) offered the Democratic party’s defense of the Obama economy. The Republicans, Spitzer sputtered, “want to go back to medieval medicine, blood-letting, leeches. They want to go back to the very crazy economics that brought us over the cliff and created a cataclysm.”
Ah, ABC must have hired him for his high-minded contribution to the debate. Spitzer continued: “What we tried here under Barack Obama is Keynesian economics, restructure the economy, invest where you need to. It worked for 70 years. It will work in the next 100 years. That is what the public should focus on.”
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