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2013: Barack Obama’s year of defeats
Vancouver Sun, by William Marsden

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 12/28/2013 2:44:24 AM

Washington – U.S. President Barack Obama might wish he could take back 2013, although it’s doubtful he could change anything. He began the year promising to transform America into a more economically egalitarian and socially conscious society. He ended it with apologies and empty words. A modest gun control law, tax reform, immigration reform, a budget, all failed in 2013. (Snip) The most telling indication of Obama’s failure is the national income gap. A study by Berkeley economist Emmanuel Saez shows that since the 2008 recession incomes of the top 1 per cent grew 31 per cent while the other 99 per

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Let´s hope the next three years multiply his defeats.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mackrand, 12/28/2013 3:26:55 AM     (No. 9670478)

As another post mentioned, this one is a loser.

May his troubles all be vexing, large and insurmountable. May he fail quickly and permanently. (Don´t get me started on the big stuff...)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Britvah1, 12/28/2013 3:57:18 AM     (No. 9670484)

A socialist bemoans the failure of socialism

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/28/2013 4:42:30 AM     (No. 9670492)

There´s more than enough money in this country,sitting on the sidelines to fund and fuel huge job growth.The question is why isn´t this money dynamic instead of stationary? Obama and state liberals are making almost impossible to create and maintain a private sector driven economy.The number one reason is they hate the type people that make an honest living providing a good or service.

If you give almost all government money to people who don´t know how to create jobs,guess at what´s going to happen. Never the less,that´s what Obama wants to keep doing. He hasn´t caved on Obamacare because he thinks he can eventually force everybody to pay more than they can afford.

A lot of obama´s so-called stimulus went to green energy front companies who did nex tto nothing to further the cause.If green energy was a sustainable line of business,private investors would have been all over it.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: steveW, 12/28/2013 5:55:08 AM     (No. 9670510)

Defeats, really? Lightbringer was able to flaunt the rule of law with impunity, stack the courts further Left, keep the debt at a national suicide level, make US foreign policy an international laughingstock, retain the loyalty of an utterly corrupt MSM, blame his opponents for his own misdeeds, and to top things off, he successfully screwed up the American health care industry. All in all, he accomplished most of what he wanted to.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: eoddad, 12/28/2013 10:10:06 AM     (No. 9670761)

If you did not look at the media outlet that printed this you would think it was written NYT´s or something stated on mSNBC.

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