Day: July 16, 2002

Scruples? Not:

Paul Krugman — Steps to Wealth: “George W. Bush’s business dealings foreshadow many characteristics of his administration, such as its obsession with secrecy and its intermingling of public policy with private interest.”

And:

Nicholas Kristof — Bush and the Texas Land Grab: “The point in President Bush’s business career where he took outrageous shortcuts was not at Harken Energy, but rather when he was grabbing land for a new baseball stadium in Arlington for his Texas Rangers baseball team.” both barrels from today’s NY Times op-ed page