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Sergeant At Arms:  Mr. Speaker, the socialist, class-warfare-loving, free-market-hating, Obammunist, President of the United States!

Obama:  All who work to produce should share equitably in the fruits of their labor.

vanishing loopholes and a minimum tax will mean that everybody and every corporation pay their fair share.

Government must have a heart as well as a head.
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There can be no effective control of corporations while their political activity remains.

...we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex.
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We will establish a new system that makes high-quality health care available to every American in a dignified manner and at a price he can afford.

We have pledged to help our citizens find affordable medical care in the later years of life.

These reforms are the act of a vibrant and compassionate government,
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There can be no greater issue than that of conservation in this country.

The price tag on pollution control is high. The program I shall propose to Congress will be the most comprehensive and costly program in this field in America's history.

This requires comprehensive new regulations.
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The welfare of each of us is dependent fundamentally upon the welfare of all of us.

I am glad to know that there is a system of labor where the laborer can strike if he wants to. I wish to God that such a system prevailed all over the world.

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.

Let us begin in unity, with justice, and love.

Thank you, and God bless you.

[Interrupted]

Text:  We apologize, due to a production error, all preceding quotes were taken from Republican presidents.

Back when the GOP was, you know . . .

socialist.

In order of appearance . . .

Dwight Eisenhower
Ronald Reagan
Theodore Roosevelt
Richard Nixon
George W. Bush
Abraham Lincoln

Originally posted to Comics on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 06:50 AM PST.

Also republished by ClassWarfare Newsletter: WallStreet VS Working Class Global Occupy movement, DKOMA, and Daily Kos.

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