Patricia A. O'Malley

Social Policy & Programs Consulting

Training and Services for agencies working toward social and economic justice


Patricia A. O'Malley
Social Policy & Programs Consulting    ~    Community Matters
P.O. Box 97803    ~    Pittsburgh, PA  15227   ~    412-310-4886    ~    info@patomalley-consulting.com
Copyright Patricia A. O'Malley    ~    All rights reserved
Established 1993

The Ten Biggest Lies in America
You've Heard All of Them

Infrastructure Spending Stimulates the Entire Economy
Obstruction is more important to Congressional Republicans than your safety.

Reimagining Capitalism: From the Ground Up

How the 2009 Economic Stimulus Act Helps You

Defining Standard Economic and Political Terms

Who Should Pay Taxes?

Government Must Regulate Business 

Government Wage Standards Have a Long History

Join Us for the 2017 Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade
Thank a Union Member for the Good Life You Have

Right to Work is a Scam
The laws do not protect your rights.

This is What's Wrong with Republican Tax Policy
An open letter to Jack Markowitz, Pittsburgh Tribune Review columnist

Labor Unions: Myths and Facts
We Need Them Now, More Than Ever.

Food Stamp Program: Myths, Facts, and History
The Food Stamp Program Benefits the US Economy and Creates Jobs

​The Federal Budget Process Never Ends
The Constitution Does Not Require Congress to Adopt a Budget.

We Are All Socialists 
Run and Hide !!!

The Common Culprit in America's Multiple, Massive Crises

Adventures in Economic Bailouts

2008 Edition

Unemployment Compensation: Myths and Facts
The GOP is still trying to set Americans against each other.

Occupy Pittsburgh. This is Your Movement
If You Want Peace, Work for Justice

Economic Issues



Economics is the study of the ways in which people 

and organizations gather and use

time, money and property.


These essays review some important economic issues.