Leaving us for dead | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Leaving us for dead

Dear Editor:

Do you remember Alan Greenspan, former chairman of the Federal Reserve Board? He appeared before a congressional committee for his explanation of the meltdown. He said, “I didn’t see it coming.” Really? He was paid to “see it coming,” and he caused it by raising interest rates 525 percent from 2001 to 2005.

I call him and a few others “our internal financial terrorists.” Guess what his latest remark is about the fiscal cliff? Bring it on, says Greenspan.



Is he nuts or just full of himself? Maybe worst, he is in his 80s.

It seems his main business is to destroy our economy as often as possible. Thanks, Alan.




Richard C. Goodwin

Snowmass Village


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User