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“How to End the Budget Crisis Quickly”

My friend Paul, a retired political scientist, has the following suggestion. John Boehner, Speaker of the House, is in the best position to put a decisive end to the current mess in Washington, D.C. After all, he is Speaker of … Continue reading

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Things that Make Me Laugh: House Republicans Edition

So the House Republicans passed a continuing resolution to keep the government open but defund PPACA (ObamaCare). They know it can’t conceivably pass in the Senate, and assuming they can count–which grows ever more doubtful–they know they’re not even within … Continue reading

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