Michael Milkin

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/23/93 Bookmark and Share

Thank God they re finally letting Michael Milkin out of prison!
OK, so the King of Junkbonds was guilty of the biggest Wall Street scandal of all time But, Lord have mercy! They gave him 10... [read more]


Insurance Companies / Health Care

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/23/93 Bookmark and Share

Insurance companies scoffed at the public s cry for health-care reform oh, until about midnight, November 3, 1992. That s when Bill Clinton beat their man Bush ... and they knew that some kind of reform was... [read more]


Doug Jones Average

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 2/22/93 Bookmark and Share

What does the Dow Jones Average mean to you?

Headlines shout, The Dow s gonna go above 3500!

Well, 3500 what? I know some ex-Hippies here in South Austin who ve been higher than 3500 for years.... [read more]


Agkone : Enviro - Entrepreneurs

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 2/22/93 Bookmark and Share

If you ve got lemons, make lemonade. Right?

But what if you ve got manure?

Erath County, the number 1 milk producer in Texas, has more cows than people and a whole lot more cow-patties than they knew... [read more]


Clinton's New Clothes

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/19/93 Bookmark and Share

I m a Clinton partisan campaigned and gladly voted for him. I wanted to stop Bush and the pain of his trickle-down economics. Like the country song says: It... [read more]


Charity

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/19/93 Bookmark and Share

It seems a rich man tried to get into heaven. But, you know, you don t just waltz through those Pearly Gates. No, an angel is standing outside there to review your life.... [read more]