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A Real State of the Union

vickielant Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 1:43 PM
Your sense of humor helps us from jumping off the nearest cliff, fiscal or otherwise. Thanks Mr. Stossel!
We've heard another State of the Union speech, and my president said grand things like:

"Think about ... a future where we're in control of our own energy ... I will not cede the wind or solar or battery industry to China ... I will not back down from protecting our kids from mercury poisoning ..."

Actually, he said that in 2012. I write before this year's speech, but he says basically the same thing every year: With more spending, government can fix everything.

But I have this dream -- one where my president walks to the podium, and he instead...