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Politician Deafness & Other Natural Phenomenon

By Shelli Dawdy Why do federal elected officials seem to be impervious to the objections of their constituents, specifically when those objections are voiced in large numbers? That phenomenon was very well illustrated by the drama that reached a crescendo on October 3, 2008. Congress passed the bailout bill (TARP) despite call ratios into Congressmen […] Continue reading

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Where Does Nebraska Get Its Money?

I don’t know about anyone else, but I am rather shocked to discover that Nebraska receives so very much of its budget from the Federal government. Silly, silly me. So much for state sovereignty…Seems rather curious that our Governor has been complaining about the acceptance of federal funds recently… Continue reading

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Missouri Voters Send President Obama A Happy Birthday Message

President Obama awoke Wednesday morning to a birthday gift he assuredly didn’t find pleasing. In Tuesday’s Missiouri primary 71% of voters approved a measure that exempts its citizens from the Federal mandate to purchase health insurance. Continue reading

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