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  • Economy takes center stage in Kanjorski / Barletta race

    10/28/2008 10:39:22 AM PDT · by Born Conservative · 183+ views
    The Times-Tribune (Scranton PA) ^ | 10/27/08 | Borys Krawczeniuk
    Democratic U.S. Rep. Paul E. Kanjorski believes the best way to jump-start the economy is to restore confidence in its financial institutions. Republican Lou Barletta favors instituting a flat tax of less than 20 percent on individuals and corporations to replace the current tax system. The two candidates for the 11th Congressional District seat Mr. Kanjorski has held for almost 24 years have divergent views when it comes to economic and tax policy. The nation is facing its greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression as major lending institutions have collapsed and loans have became harder to come by, freezing...