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Debts and defaults: Did extremism and racism play a part in debt fight in 2006?

 When it comes to the debt ceiling, calls for government reform, and the size of the debt, the party in power usually wants the status quo to continue, although there have been significant departures to that habit even before the … Continue reading

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5 things about the CR and the “shutdown” not to be confused with the debt ceiling

Americans are debating the stalemate on the Continuing Resolution, sparring on Facebook and other social media. If you read some of the posts, even those by presumably educated people, it becomes clear that many of us are ignorant about government … Continue reading

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