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  •  Actually they never were fiscally conservative (2+ / 0-)
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    sherlyle, AndyS In Colorado

    they just say they are. (in my lifetime at least)

    •  They didn't have the gall (0+ / 0-)

      Reagan sold the country on the silly idea that you could cut taxes and grow the economy out of the naturally resulting deficit.

      That gave some of the GOPers cover to take care of their patrons

      "Unseen, in the background, Fate was quietly slipping the lead into the boxing glove." P.G. Wodehouse

      by gsbadj on Mon Feb 04, 2008 at 09:54:29 AM PST

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