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Encourage Obama and Democrats to give Republicans Nothing

The latest “compromise” that the Senate is considering would give Republicans part of what they want and set us up for another identical confrontation in February. We’re already seeing economic effects of this confrontation. Hundreds of thousands of government workers … Continue reading

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Preventing Brinkmanship

Lurching from crisis to crisis has become the norm in Washington. The radical Republicans cannot accept that they lost and that they can no longer dictate how the government will run. So they will continue to use every opportunity to … Continue reading

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Tempest in a Tea Party

The Tea Party continues it’s multi-year long temper tantrum over Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Now, since they can’t have their way, they’re going to hold the country’s breath until we all turn blue and vote to defund the health care … Continue reading

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Why Failure of the Super Committee is a Good Thing

Well, it’s a good thing if they first repeal the automatic sequestration provision that would cause catastrophic cuts to the military, medicare and other social programs that would likely send us into another deep recession. Of course, if the Super … Continue reading

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Class Warfare Confusion

I just watched last nights Daily Show, where Stewart interviews Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels. Daniels represents himself as being a fair-minded fiscal conservative, but it’s clear, from his language, that he’s still following the party line of the Republican leadership. … Continue reading

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