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  •  Why is it never mentioned of the (4+ / 0-)
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    politicalceci, CwV, chickeee, Deejay Lyn

    state/local government jobs killed by Repub state/local governments that has really put a damper on the job recovery.

    It the past government jobs have always been allowed to increase during tough economic times.

    "Drudge: soundslike sludge, islike sewage."
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    by gougef on Mon Oct 15, 2012 at 08:28:29 AM PDT

    •  I am puzzled about that, too. I guess the only (0+ / 0-)

      explanation is that the right has pushed the "Obama is a socialist" 'meme for so long that any mention of cuts in "government" jobs would lend itself to that already existing accusation.

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