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Republicans Don’t Hate Obamacare as Much as its Threat to Their Survival!

NY Times News Analysis: Losing a Lot to Get Little misses the reason for the rabid Republican opposition to Obamacare. The issue here is not “despising” the Affordable Care Act, but the very survival of the Republican Party.  It cannot afford … Continue reading

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New York Times Op-Ed: Why the Debt Ceiling Matters

My comment on Joe Nocera’s Op-Ed piece, Why the Debt Ceiling Matters, published October 7th may have had some resonance.  I said: All of the above predictions make sense, but they are made by specialists whose reasoning is not always clear to … Continue reading

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