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  •  No, he's letting others do the dirty work (6+ / 0-)

    His policies speak for themselves, though.  

    He knows its a dirty, divisive tactic and wants to keep his distance.  But his advisors on the issue are closely linked to the corporate backed groups who actively push this meme.  Most of those corporate backers also gave heavily to Obama's campaign, so the strategy is closely linked to WH policy.

    It is an old strategy of tyrants to delude their victims into fighting their battles for them. FDR

    by Betty Pinson on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 08:19:34 AM PDT

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