Thursday, February 19, 2009

What's On The Tom Sullivan Show 2-19-09

Buy American

President Obama is heading to Canada today to defend the "Buy American" clause in the newly-passed $787B stimulus plan.  But will this kind of protectionist policy backfire on the U.S. in the long run?

No Thanks!

Several GOP governors are considering turning down some of the stimulus money.  Would you want your governor to stand by his principles or just take the cash?  Plus, California has finally resolved its budget standoff.

Credit Card Outrage

Credit card companies are raising rates to "reflect the current risk environment."  Should they be allowed to change your rate at any time, or should the government step in to stop them?