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Where Are The Unions?

I found this article “The Middle Class Does Better In States With Lots Of Union Members” by Alan Pyke, on thinkprogess.org It states, “The middle…

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Taking Stock In America This Labor Day

Unique among our federal holidays, Labor Day continues to evoke the same mixed American motives bringing it to national life in 1894.  Boarding our high…

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The $6 Billion Election of 2012: Was it Worth It?

I’ve had enough time to reflect on the 2012 Presidential campaign with dispassion now. Like you, I suffered it for two years so I feel…

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Are Politicians Really That Dumb?

I keep hearing and reading about how dumb our politicians are.  The dictionary defines dumb thusly, “lacking intelligence or good judgment; stupid; dull-witted”.  There’s no…

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