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The Privileged People
Creators Syndicate, by John Stossel

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/12/2014 12:51:59 AM

Politicians say, "We´re all equal," and pretend that they represent everyone. But, in fact, they constantly pick winners and losers. (snip) During the "fiscal cliff" negotiations that Congress and the media made sound so tough -- as if every last penny were pinched -- Congress still managed to slip in plenty of special deals for cronies. --NASCAR got $70 million for new racetracks. --Algae growers got $60 million. --Hollywood film producers got a $430 million tax break. When America´s going broke, how do moviemakers get a special break? By lobbying for it. Movies are a sexy business, so 42 states offer film producers "incentives"

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And the President, ruling class of Congress, and celebs dine on caviar, fine cheeses, and other plunder stolen from the hardworking American taxpayer.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: belwhatter, 2/12/2014 1:04:29 AM     (No. 9728852)

How do the lo infos get to hear about these travesties when the silly media refuse to report? - maybe spin but not reportage.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: grace1798, 2/12/2014 4:21:23 AM     (No. 9728893)

Making deals with the devil. Now.......can´t you see we really do need CONSERVATIVES who are NOT making deals with the devil HOLLYWOOD? Like Cruz or Rand Paul...who won´t make deals with the devil. We have to vote OUT the commies in the GOP as well as the DEMONCRATS.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mikkins2, 2/12/2014 7:07:57 AM     (No. 9728983)

"And somehow Al Gore, who had a modest income when he entered politics, reaped $200 million from brilliant investments after he left office. He must just be really smart."

This is a prime example of what is wrong in Washington D.C. Al Gore is a vibrating mass of smarmy awkward stupidity, yet the man managed to make 200 MILLION dollars from his time in Washington D.C..

Think about that....

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