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In Washington, The Goal Is Control Of Private Wealth

gjmlb Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 9:12 PM
One of the definitions of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result therefore the gov. must be insane, as their previous stimulas spending did nothing for the economy only the economy of the executives of the companies who got the cash, then went belly up. So to be brief, enough already with any stimulus,, learn from your mistakes.

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...