After the Insanity—Can the Coalition of the Sane Stay Unified or Will Greed Divide Us?

October 17, 2013

So we seem to be returning to sanity in Washington—the House Republicans agreed to allow our government—the people who inspect our food and forecast the weather, guard our national treasures and calculate our economic statistics—to do its job. And the Republicans have decided that, after all, it is important we honor our commitments—to those who lend us money, to those who served our country and to those who merely worked for a lifetime and paid into Social Security, expecting the promise their country made to them would be kept.

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