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In Washington, The Goal Is Control Of Private Wealth

creativegirl Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 8:53 AM
I've been a republican all my life and they have done nothing but tax and spend and then pretend to be fiscally conservative. Both parties are a joke when it comes to managing the budget.
Ron781 Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 11:41 AM
What budget? Hey, if you don't have one it is impossible to not meet it. Seems like the plan all along.

Are the President and the Congress trying to send our economy in to a recession?

They’re probably not trying to, no. But with the current governing philosophy in Washington, a recession has become an acceptable means to a necessary end. And the intended “end” doesn’t necessarily entail economic growth and prosperity.

That sounds harsh, I know. But think it through with me. Because as the nation’s media has been obsessed about the “fiscal cliff” and whether or not the President and congressional Republicans will work out an agreement to forestall it, insufficient attention has been paid to how the President and...