American Proscenium

Back From the Brink

On July 11 President Obama said that thanks to his “swift and aggressive action . . . we’ve been able to pull our financial system and our economy back from the brink.” Six days later, Larry Summers repeated the analogy: “We were at the brink of catastrophe at the beginning of the year but we have walked some substantial distance back from the abyss.”
William J. Quirk

William J. Quirk

William J. Quirk is the author of Courts & Congress.

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