Friday, April 25, 2008

Inflation: Take-Your-Pick Measures

We've mentioned this a few times. Both Reagan and Clinton "adjusted" inflation measures. I don't recall the motivation for Reagan's tweak, but I DO know why Clinton did it: to reduce the Gummint's Social Security payouts.

How'dya like that Corn-A-Hole now, sucka?

1 comment:

asianbadger said...

Well, since you asked, I don't like it very much at all!!