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Walker Wins: “This is What Democracy Looks Like”

June 6, 2012

Last night, the “too close to call” Wisconsin gubernatorial recall election ended up not being so close.  Here’s what happened: Governor Scott Walker’s recalled failed 53-46% — 7 points… the same margin as Obama-McCain.  Not a landslide, but definitely decisive. Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch also survived with a similar percentage: 53-47%. One of the four [...]

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France Goes Socialist

May 7, 2012

The people of France voted for change yesterday — from a right-leaning President in Sarkozy to the Socialist Francois Hollande.  The markets voted today — first down, then profit-taking.  Not a tantrum, but not an endorsement either. The people of France, like those in Greece and Italy, have chosen to wait until another day to [...]

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