Mike's Blog Round Up
February 3, 2015

President Obama delivered his "Middle Class Economics" Federal Budget for 2016 to Congress yesterday. GOP has already marked it as the guide to blatantly do the opposite, based on the paid wishes of their Corporate Masters.

Mark at Lean Left offers "some suggestions on how much Conservatives should charge these groups for their votes. After all, if we are going to be selling our elections why not have a Price Tag on each vote?"

They DO have a grifter problem, as Dr. Science at Obsidian Wings illustrates nicely.

Frank Moraes of Frankly Curious shows how this fits in to "The New Republican Trickle Down Con".

Finally, Ed at Gin And Tacos has a link to what it takes to be in the 1% in your state, and nice discussion "On Income" as a Middle School Educator.

Round up by Monkeyfister. Send tips to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com with “For MBRU” in the subject line.

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