Former Ohio governor Ted Strickland's opponent Rob Portman
in the contest for US senator has been lying about Strickland, who was governor of Ohio during a serious recession, and who used the Ohio rainy day fund to pay the salaries of firemen and other needed employees.
The market is not a subject but an instrument. Nevertheless "the primacy of the market" has replaced "the primacy of politics." Neoliberalism actually serves the interests of finance capital. A doctor whose therapy causes sickness cannot understand this.