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America’s Future? Look to Illinois

harriet_bollox Wrote: Jan 12, 2013 8:14 AM
Let's see...how to describe this article. Hmm. Hit the nail on the head. Knocked it out of the park. In other words, SPOT ON! Economic Illiteracy pretty well describes the current tax-and-spend crowd in Washington and, as Obozo supporters have discovered with the increased taxes being taken out of THEIR paychecks, we are all paying for it because there is no such thing as a "free lunch."

Somewhere along the line I remember a song about how you can take the kid out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the kid. Guess one could write a song, you can take the kid out of Chicago but you can’t take Chicago out of the kid.

In October of 2008 my warnings went unheeded regarding candidate Barack Obama. All one needed do to see America in four years was to look at Blagojevich’s Illinois. It turned out worse than imagined.

Blagojevich’s Illinois was reeling in corruption, political favoritism, extra constitutional mandates, and unfunded pension liabilities...