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Republican Establishment Addicted to Big Government

Republican Establishment Addicted to Big Government

Would the author of the New Deal be pleased with the state of Social Security 80 years later? Did President Johnson, when approving of the Medicare amendment in 1965, know of the volatility of such a program and the government dependency it would create? While Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Johnson did what they thought best for the nation at the time, they must have known that to inject even a little government spending into peoples’ personal lives would only lead to more spending and a new kind of government dependency.

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Honesty: The Big Obama Gaffe

Honesty: The Big Obama Gaffe

“The private sector’s doing fine,” said Barack Obama. Honesty was the real gaffe he committed. The truth revealed by Obama’s public admission that he thinks the “private sector is doing just fine” is that this president doesn’t care about our private economy and only views it as a necessary evil to pay for the power he derives from the actions of the public sector employees.

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