President Obama Nominates Alan Krueger to be CEA Chairman
An excellent choice. Here's the video:
One cannot help but notice the pleading tone of the President's remarks, for Congress to actually do something. I bet he wishes he was Prime Minister now.
What should the Obama Administration's fiscal priorities be? Public infrastructure investment, to build while it's cheap, debt-financed if necessary. There is some evidence that the incoming CEA Chair gets it.