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Matters of Principle, Gary Hart 07/31/11


Gary Hart was a presidential candidate in the 1984 and 1988 elections.  Here is his take on a speech you may never hear from President Obama, but in what seems to be the parallel universe in which we live, may … Continue reading

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“Starving the Beast” (STB) to Cut Education, Social Security, and Medicare


To the Limit By PAUL KRUGMAN, Published: June 30, 2011    COMMENTS (468) In about a month, if nothing is done, the federal government will hit its legal debt limit. There will be dire consequences if this limit isn’t raised. At best, we’ll suffer … Continue reading

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