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Business owners doubt value of debt ceiling deal
Orange County Register ^ | 8-4-2011 | Jan Norman

Posted on 08/04/2011 7:54:31 AM PDT by freedombiz

“My congressman went to the mat over the debt ceiling and all I got was this lousy economy.” That T-shirt slogan seems to sum up the reaction of local business people to the recently completed increase in the U.S. debt limit.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy
KEYWORDS: debtceiling; federalspending
One of the best comments from these business owners is that every congressman should be replaced by people who have been out of work three years. These folks know how to live on a tight budget and prioritize.
1 posted on 08/04/2011 7:54:33 AM PDT by freedombiz
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To: freedombiz

I don’t doubt it.

I know it’s a huge pile of steaming dog feces.


2 posted on 08/04/2011 8:08:01 AM PDT by cableguymn
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To: freedombiz
One of the best comments from these business owners is that every congressman should be replaced by people who have been out of work three years. These folks know how to live on a tight budget and prioritize.

Actually, I'd have to disagree. Most of those people who've been out of work for three years know how to milk the government's many teats to not have to work.
3 posted on 08/04/2011 8:09:20 AM PDT by Svartalfiar
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