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‘New Deal’ and ‘Great Society’ are money well-spent




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Tracy Joseph Bogert
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May 23, 2012 | 1,601 views | 23 comments

When the stock market crashed in 1929 most people didn’t realize we would be in the midst of a 10-year financial nightmare.  . . .

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Connect the Dots  
Floresville  
May 30, 2012 7:58am
 
I don't know why you people even read this fool's rants. I thought that was the section of the paper we were supposed to line our bird cages with.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 29, 2012 12:40pm
 
West of San Antonio on I-10, there is a ROOSEVELT sign, a few miles down the road is a WELFARE sign.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 29, 2012 12:33pm
 
Note to all.....When you argue with an idiot, you're both arguing with a fool. Credit to he who first coined this phrase. I'm sure it must have been a male referring to the futility of disagreeing with his wife.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
May 29, 2012 12:09pm
 
If Bogert is really a "straw man" I have just one question. Anybody got a match?

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
May 29, 2012 11:34am
 
The right of freedom of speech is a dangerous thing in the hands of fools. Fortunately for us, conservatives, the liberal demos cannot keep from spouting their propoganda thus allowing us to point out that it is mostly untrue. ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
May 28, 2012 5:58am
 
Here is what it has come to for me. I will not vote for a politician. If there is a common working man that is running against a politician - that is who I will vote for. And I will throw lawyers in there - I will not vote ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 28, 2012 3:47am
 
Be Careful.....EPA....ADA...EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT... All were signed by a Republican president. The ADA and the EPA acts have had a tremendous negative impact on small small and large businesses. The earned income tax ... More ›

 
Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
May 27, 2012 11:37pm
 
Tracy as usual provides ranting and ravings about how bad the Republican Party is. I think Elaine is using him as a stooge to show how dimwitted the democratic arguments are. Tracy wouldn't know a fact if it hit him in the ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
May 27, 2012 1:46pm
 
"History is a tool used by politicans to justify their intention." Ted Koppel This fish fodder article is a prime example.

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
May 27, 2012 9:51am
 
Mr Mills.....there you go again.....insulting the village idiot.....

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