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Deliverance at Hand?
Coach Is Right ^ | 1/12/11 | Bruce Karlson

Posted on 01/12/2011 5:31:40 AM PST by brucek43

Benjamin Franklin, regarding the new Republic opined: “When the people find that they can vote themselves money that will herald the end of the republic.” His reference was to individual voters or voting blocs using government to enrich themselves directly. Given the limited powers of the then fledgling Federal Government, he did not envision the “money go round” that permeates and too frequently dominates Washington DC.

“Liberals” and their snarky hypocritical ilk controlled the agenda in DC for most years after Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s war. That control existed and was kept alive on a sea of Federal largesse and campaign money. It began when FDR became the first President to use the Federal government as a vast vote buying machine. Republicans were knocked back on their heels and then supported...

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: bloggers; blogpimp; liberals; politics; votebuying
liberals money, FDR
1 posted on 01/12/2011 5:31:43 AM PST by brucek43
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Why not post it here? (By the way, is this "News" or Opinion?)
2 posted on 01/12/2011 5:43:00 AM PST by shibumi (Personification in the Linen Closet!)
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keep it to yerself

3 posted on 01/12/2011 5:45:25 AM PST by gunnyg (WE ARE BEHIND "ENEMY WITHIN" LINES, SURROUNDED, November? Ha! ...So Few Can "grok" It.)
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4 posted on 01/12/2011 5:54:19 AM PST by shibumi (Personification in the Linen Closet!)
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