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A Hundred Percent of Nothing

douglas183 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 11:24 PM
For those who wish to point fingers at republicans for voting in Medicare part D or expanded spending during the Bush years, they are right . But that just makes both parties unjust and participants in anti- Constitutional governing. This is what so many tea partiers and other like minded conservatives, libertarians and fiscally cogent democrats find repugnant. The politics is sick and neither party cares for the good of the people. Oofah!

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