Daily Archives: July 7, 2011

**UPDATE: Unnamed sources cite vague, theoretical White House entitlement cuts proposals

The Washington Post is getting a lot of traction out of its article about the supposed shape of a White House proposal to end the impasse over a budget/debt limit deal. But color me skeptical, at least, without more details.

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Today’s Herald column: Gov. Rick Scott’s plutocratic Florida (with bonus David Brooks)

Why did Rick Scott want to be governor? Clearly, not for the public service, and unless he’s a really bad businessman, not necessarily to make a personal profit (at least not while in office.) So what does this guy want? … Continue reading

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