06/04/2014 03:44 pm ET Updated Jun 04, 2014

The Con-Artist Wing Of The Democratic Party

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The most consequential event of this young century has been the financial crisis. This is a catchall term that means three different things: an economic housing boom and bust, a financial meltdown, and a political response in which bailouts were showered upon the very institutions that were responsible for the chaos. We will be seeing the fallout for decades.

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