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Republicans Must Reject Crony Capitalist Efforts to Avoid the Fiscal Cliff

mcarlson96 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 10:48 AM
I am for republic not democracy. In republic each person has rights and responsibilities The government must protect life liberty and property as the basis for any republic . The Government has a few limited powers and individuals make their own decisions. Crony capitalism is Fascism where the bureaucracy runs things and the executive for life gives gifts to one's friends. Democracy is where the people appoint the executive and the bureaucracy runs the government. The difference between Fascism and Democracy is who appoints the executive. Under both democracy and fascism the bureaucracy wields the ultimate power life liberty and property, So democracy has the same structure as fascism, and a simple coup can change everything.

Following his re-election President Obama wasted no time in rallying his progressive and crony capitalist allies to address the fiscal cliff.

Just one week after the election Obama met in successive days with progressive activist groups including labor organizations and advocacy groups such as and then with a select group of twelve CEOs representing a broad spectrum of industry sectors.

Some mistakenly believe Obama organized these meetings to solicit ideas to find a consensus solution to the emerging fiscal deadline.

Don’t be mislead. With his progressive base energized about the legislative prospects during Obama’s second term, the...