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A point on political rhetoric

I really hate the cliche “A rising tide lifts all boats.” In economic terms, GDP growth does, in fact, provide a lot of opportunities all across the economy, but it’s hardly the only economic goal worth pursuing. Specifically, the policies … Continue reading

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The Government is Still in Our Hands

One of the dominant memes in recent political commentary (at least at the popular level) as been the failure of the two-party system. The ongoing (as of July 8th) standoff in congress over the debt ceiling is indicative of a … Continue reading

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