“When Lincoln ran into trouble during the Civil War, he got new generals. He brought in Grant. I hope that President Obama will bring in some new generals on the financial front. I don’t think that any individual who had a responsibility in creating in creating this [financial] mess should be in charge of cleaning it up. I honestly don’t think they’re capable of it.” — Rep. Marcy Kaptur, the star of Capitalism: A Love Story, speaking on a just-aired Bill Moyers Journal.
I voted for Barack Obama, of course, and I can’t help loving the guy. But I’d really and truly rather have Rep. Kaptur running the show on the economy rather than he.