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Oct 25 2010

Please Forgive Me, But I Need To Vent

During the last several weeks, I have read about the Tea Party, cutting “runaway” government spending, the ineffectiveness of the stimulus, disgust with the individual mandate for health insurance, and the suspicions about global warming and climate change.  These are all topics that I’ve blogged on before so I will not go into the details on each as I did previously.  But on each of these issues, I need to do some venting and repeating.

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1 comments - Posted by Ernest Zampelli at 9:46 AM - Categories: Economy | Government & Civil Society

Oct 1 2010

Response to Professor Zampelli

Something about hard economic times lends itself to imagining prosperity without responsibility.  As Professor Zampelli’s analysis shows, the GOP Pledge to America fits the mold.  What he doesn’t say (and perhaps should have), is that the Democrats have, as he put it, drunk this Kool-Aid, too.  Yes, and the Tea Partiers seem to have gone for seconds.

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1 comments - Posted by Stephen Schneck at 9:03 AM - Categories: Economy | Government & Civil Society