Krugman notes that those who created the economic disaster appear ready to take the reins again.
And it’s slightly sickening to realize that the big winners in the midterm elections are likely to be the very people who first got us into this mess, then did everything in their power to block action to get us out.
But always remember: this slump can be cured.
I find it more than slightly sickening that they are going to have a chance to drive us into the abyss. It's true that this situation is curable, but not when you have the wrong-way gang in charge.