Lindsay Lohan's Right-Wing Monetary Views

by Jonathan Chait | July 1, 2011

Lindsay Lohan turns out to be a hard money crank:

With a vacant Federal Reserve Board spot open and Peter Diamond still unqualified, I wonder if Richard Shelby would consider appointing her. She has sound conservative views on monetary policy, a successful entrepreneur, and she appeals to the youth vote Republicans badly need. And she has appropriately skeptical views of labor:

I also believe a Federal Reserve appointment would give Lohan the structure she needs to keep her life on track. It's win-win!

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