Stimulating the economy requires money, pure and simple.The Great Depression was caused by many factors including heavily leveraged stock purchases.
Lastly, you say that, “…it helped then and it is helping now.” By what measure?
Perhaps a recap to the last depression this country has faced would help.
What pulled us out was investing money in the people, that is, giving them jobs.
It is not opinion that Medicare and Social Security alone have a total unfunded liability of Trillion.
(See bottom of page 12 – Roadmap for America.) I’m not sure what the rest of your paragraph means – try as I might, I couldn’t find your point. If you’re referring to Weapons of Mass Destruction, I will refer you to this article, which completely shatters the lack of context and understanding of the events leading up to the War in Iraq by the “Bush lied” crowd.