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Douglas Holtz-Eakin

Douglas Holtz-Eakin was the director of the Congressional Budget Office (2003–05). He also was chief economist in the President’s Council of Economic Advisers under President George W. Bush (2001–02) and senior staff economist in President George H. W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers (1989–90). He is currently the president of the American Action Forum.
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The Compass Points Toward Growth Policy

Monday, December 6th, 2010 - by Douglas Holtz-Eakin

But will the Keynesian in the White House follow it?

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Obama, Incoming Congress Meet for First Time Tomorrow

Monday, November 29th, 2010 - by Douglas Holtz-Eakin

The summit should reveal his intentions for the lame-duck session, plus his strategies for future relationships with House and Senate Republicans.

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The Perpetual Campaign

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 - by Douglas Holtz-Eakin

The idea that the campaign does not end with election is not new. But the lengths to which campaign imperatives are damaging governance have reached new lows.

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‘Spending Freeze’? At Least Someone Recognizes There’s a Problem

Thursday, January 28th, 2010 - by Douglas Holtz-Eakin

But we need a budget proposal that tackles the broken entitlement programs. This is hardly a baby step.

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