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  •  Ok, then we have two essentially incompatible... (0+ / 0-)

    ...sound economic policies.  The one now says "Fuck the deficit.  Full speed ahead with job creation."

    That's the only one I'm interested in.

    Boehner Just Wants Wife To Listen, Not Come Up With Alternative Debt-Reduction Ideas

    by dov12348 on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 10:38:01 AM PST

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      Sound anything policy is complex, adaptive and comprehensive. Recall Keynes' advice to run deficits during recessions and pay them down during booms. I see no contradiction there at all. Different conditions call for different solutions.

      "Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us" - Benjamin Rush, 1777

      by kovie on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 10:59:13 AM PST

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