The sky will not fall on August 2nd, Lawmakers Need to be Measured and Cautious
Tonight on BBC TV, I weighed in on the debt ceiling debate and reiterated the same message from many economic experts–the sky will not fall on August 2nd. U.S. lawmakers should practice caution and be measured in their approach to rein in our U.S. debt and implement policies that will promote long term savings and investment.
Dr. Margo Thorning has frequently testified as an expert witness on capital formation, tax, energy and environmental policies before multiple U.S. congressional committees. She has also traveled coast to coast to present findings to state and local lawmakers, business organizations and the media on the economic impact of climate change policies on local job and economic growth.