Remembering Why Our Economy Is Screwed Up Can Guide Us in Fixing It

Actions over decades gave us the present economy — let's remember how.

Politicians often count on voters having short memories and hope they will fall for their spin.

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Luke June 21, 2012 at 08:33 PM
Whomever you blame, brace yourselves for the day when we stop financing our debt at the present 1.8% rate and return to the historical average of 5.8%. That is the day when the public votes in a politician that is ready to "clean house." Use your knowledge of history to decide what kind of politician that will be.
Lyle Ruble June 21, 2012 at 11:00 PM
@Luke...What kind of politician do you want or expect?
The Anti-Alinsky June 22, 2012 at 03:03 AM
Gee Dick you are just so clever. Maybe Greg is right about you.
Greg June 22, 2012 at 03:32 AM
Steve ® June 22, 2012 at 05:34 AM
Bren, as a job creator I am a boss and need to make good decisions constantly. I have proven over and over I am a better boss than you would be. This can be related to better decisions for the greater good. You placed your bet on Obama and Barrett. Both are failures. Now you know why I am a job creator, work constantly and increase the free market with my decisions and you do not.


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