When it comes to the economy, the fundamentals include fiscal discipline to encourage investor confidence; establishing a fair, competitive and predictable business environment; and making targeted investments in human capital - especially in education - to create the globally competitive workforce necessary to compete in today’s knowledge economy. These aren’t the sexy, headline-grabbing announcements that politicians love; rather, they represent the nuts-and-bolts, behind-the-scenes hard work necessary to spur long-term economic growth and create jobs now.
Thursday, August 14, 2008
Thursday is Dan Scripps Day
Dan Scripps, our Democratic candidate for State Rep, is posting every Thursday from now until November on Michigan's economy and his solutions. You can read the first installment here.