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Reelecting Obama Guarantees the Economy Can’t Recover

Rondoman Wrote: Oct 28, 2012 11:33 AM
You can bet that the battle will just heat up after the election, which the Republicans will win. The media and the beltway will team up to try to keep any measurable improvement from being made. Most of the departments of government would need to be closed down just to begin to fix things. The world cannot continue to live on paper money that has no value, and our government is full of idiots who will not let go of their positions of power. Boehner and McConnell have no clue and will not willingly sacrifice anything to save this country. Certainly, the Democrats will block any measure to stop our country from being rescued.

Two weeks ago I published an article at stating that housing was ignored by both presidential candidates in the debates and on their campaigns. The economy cannot recover until housing recovers and neither has a chance to recover until the labor market recovers. They are inextricably intertwined.

My thoughts were, good, leave the market alone and allow it to recover without government interference. It was government social engineering, mandating lower lending guidelines that regulators enforced to make sure lenders were meeting quotas for loans to low income people instead of regulators enforcing prudent lending practices, combined with the Fed keeping...

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