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2008 financial collapse

Democrats Dodging the Big Question

September 3, 2012

The big question any incumbent President needs to have the people answer if he seeks reelection is:  are you better off than you were four years ago? In 2004 answering that question was complicated.  9/11 changed things, Bush kept us safe at home, and subsequently won that argument. 2012 yields a complicated answer too.  Are [...]

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Depths of the Fed’s Bailouts Revealed

August 23, 2011

The scope of the Fed’s bailouts are revealed in this Bloomberg article from Sunday.  Be warned though, it elicits more nausea the longer you read it. Essentially, the bailouts were considerably more far-reaching than we were told, and despite nearly three years of new regulation, legislation, inconsequential hearings, and litigation, the fundamental reasons for the [...]

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