June 3, 2012 2:14 AM

Commentary: Taking a cue from Sweden on taxes and spending cuts

There's little argument that the $800 billion-plus stimulus bill that was President Barack Obama's first "accomplishment" soon became one of his biggest political liabilities. The recovery that began in mid-2009 has been the weakest since World War II in terms of GDP growth and nearly the weakest in terms of job growth.

Related content



Editor's Choice Videos