Abraham Lincoln, Inflationist

There was a time when Republicans used to refer to themselves, proudly, as “the party of Lincoln.” But you don’t hear that line much these days. Why? Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - Feb 10, 2011 - 8:14 PM PST
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - Feb 11, 2011 - 8:29 AM PST
Fred Gatlin
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by Fred Gatlin - Feb. 11, 2011

This is a good commentary. It makes it’s points well with quotes and ideas.

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Randy Morrow
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by Randy Morrow - Feb. 11, 2011

As Mr. Bernanke immediately pointed out, the article was about inflation in China and other emerging markets, not in the United States. And the Fed chairman declared, ... More »

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Jon Mitchell
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by Jon Mitchell - Feb. 11, 2011
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Rachel Ryall
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by Rachel Ryall - Feb. 11, 2011

I've been saying for years to my Republican friends that they want to turn back the clock to pre-Great Depression era time. None of them believed me. Well, it feels nice to have someone agree with me :)

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