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The hostage crisis continues: Why Obama can’t pivot to jobs and growth

Robert Reich, professor of public policy | August 3, 2011

With the hostage crisis behind him, the President is now ready to talk about the nation’s real problem. Nine paragraphs into his remarks today announcing the nation has paid most of the ransom the radical right demanded as a condition for maintaining the full faith and credit of the United States (he didn’t use these … Continue reading »