Thingish Things

Video: Deficit Madness

Good stuff from George Washington University.

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Obama’s Scare Tactic

President Obama, in a clear and calculating move, reached low into the political bag of tricks Tuesday in choosing to unnecessarily terrify millions of senior citizens about their Social Security checks.  It was a low blow for a president who is better than that. The President told CBS News’s Scott Pelley that he cannot guarantee Social Security payments beginning August 3rd. […]

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Quote of the Day, Mitch McConnell

  “…After years of discussions and months of negotiations, I have little question that as long as this president is in the Oval Office, a real solution [to the federal deficit] is unattainable.” — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, July 12, 2011. 

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