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Spread the Wealth

Tea Party Republican Governors Embrace Socialism

Bob Cesca | Posted 10.31.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

While federal government involvement in disaster relief is now and always a critical function of the federal government, I can't help but to ask Chris Christie and the others: If you're seriously opposed to government interference in state matters, can we have it back, please?

"Redistribute My Work Ethic": Does the Tea Party Oppose All Spending or Just Redistribution?

Elizabeth Rigby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elizabeth Rigby

Despite the outcry among Tea Party activists for reigning in the national debt, the recent Project Vote poll shows a general trend of less support for...

McCain At Midnight: The Last Stand

Joshuah Bearman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joshuah Bearman

In a couple of days, crowds of thousands will be gone, and McCain will have to face himself. As will the party. Until then, the rallies are their mutual escape.

Republicans are The Real Socialists

Hale "Bonddad" Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bottom line: the federal government is now one of the largest owners of bank equity out there. So please -- stop telling me that the statement "spread the wealth around" is a dangerous statement.

Sam Stein

McCain Robocall: Obama Will Fund Special Interest Programs With Your Tax Dollars | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Two readers have forwarded a new robocall from the McCain campaign, whacking Barack Obama for wanting to "spread your wealth around" so as to afford "...

"Socialist" McCain "Spreads The Wealth"

Eric Schmeltzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Schmeltzer

It's simply amazing to me that not one of our enterprising journalists have bothered to bring this up. For all the ranting and raving about Senator O...

Wasn't it "Spreading the Wealth" Eight Years Ago with the Bush Tax Cuts for America's Wealthiest 1%?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

As any student of economics will tell you, there's absolutely no logic or truth in McCain/Palin's "spread the wealth" attacks on Obama.

How Spreading the Wealth Rescued a Mother Thanks to CODEPINK and ANP

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Linda Milazzo

Who is Jocelyne Voltaire, and why is her story more relevant to America's current crisis than that of plumber Joe?